How to correctly power the FortiAP 431/433G-Series

We noticed some interesting facts about the new large FortiAP G-Series models that we would like to share with you: When we studied the datasheet and the quick start guide of these new access points, we were surprised to see a drastic increase in power consumption: The maximum power consumption…

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Remediation steps for FG-IR-22-377 / CVE-2022-40684

Fortinet has released information about PSIRT FG-IR-22-377, also known as CVE-2022-40684. Following we have a collection of remediation steps to take if your FortiGate has been breached. We have documented some information about this vulnerability in this blog article. We will update this post as soon as new evolvements are…

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FortiGate VM License Troubleshooting

When you setup a new FortiGate VM, sometimes the licensing process is not working as expected. To simplify the process of licensing a FortiGate VM for you, we have created this guide. Let’s first have a look into the licensing process on the FortiGate VM, before we discuss the Troubleshooting….

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FortiOS 7.0 and above not updating signature databases

Sometimes it happens, that FortiOS is not updating it’s antivirus signatures anymore. The monitoring software, a monitoring script or a very attentive administrator is then reporting this problem to the FortiGate admin to fix it. This guide will lead you through the steps to troubleshoot this.  2,041 total views,  4 views today

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Der Weg zur NSE 7 Zertifizierung

Dieser Beitrag soll angehenden “Network Security Experts” für die Stufe 7 einen Überblick über den Weg zur erfolgreichen Zertifizierung geben und die häufigsten Fragen klären. Was ist die NSE 7 Zertifizierung? Die NSE 7 Zertifizierung ist das Zertifikat, welches man nach dem erfolgreichen Absolvieren von mindestens einer der Fortinet NSE…

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FortiGate Mailversand mit Absender

Auf dem FortiGate können für Features wie Benachrichtigungen zur Security Fabric, Token Provisionierung, Gastaccounts oder Alerts Informationen per E-Mail versendet werden. Standardmässig werden diese E-Mails über den Fortinet eigenen Mailserver für Benachrichtigungen versendet. Es besteht jedoch auch die Möglichkeit, einen eigenen Mailserver und sogar einen selbst bestimmten Absender zu verwenden….

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