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Debugging Fortigate VPNs

March 22, 2012


In the following post I will do some “research” on VPN debugs in Fortigate. It may usefull for those who has basic Foritgate VPN problems or the peer Fortigate has a Problem. Debugging should be usefull for troubleshooting, but should not only be used for troubleshooting. It should be used to understand and see how […]

Basic VPN Configuration

September 20, 2011


In this example I configured a Site-to-Site VPN between 2 Fortigate boxes. It was realised with route based VPN and not with policy based VPN. I route everything through the tunnel here. Topology: ntp server and syslog server | (internal) myfirewall3 (wan) | router | (wan) myfirewall1 1.1 Upgrade […]

Fortigate troubleshooting commands

July 18, 2011


With my requirements for any networking layer 3 device I collected the basic commands that we have to know or you will not be able to manage your fortigate. Okay, okay this is a bullshit, I just update this page since it is the number one post on my site.. :-) 1.0 Check the basic […]