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Things to remember when creating a policy with custom services in a FortiGate firewall

Writing them down here as I always seem to be forgetting them. And than thus having to bother the great guys at

  • Check if NAT needs to be enabled
  • In case of recently created custom service’s; check if the port number is only filled in in the source. NOT in destination or both.\
  • Make sure the policies are in the correct order. Check if another policy which also applies to the traffic isn’t above is.

Download all sessions from Ignite 2015

Vlad Catrinescu created a handy dandy powershell script to download all slides and videos from Ignite 2015.

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