Category: Firewalls

Reset A Lost Admin Password On A Fortigate.

Taken From: The Fortinet Cookbook Periodically a situation arises where the FortiGate needs to be accessed or the admin account’s password needs to be changed but no one with the existing password is available.  If a physical access to the device is possible and with a few other tools, the password can be reset. Warning: This […]

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Firewall Facts

A firewall is a device or software running on a device that inspects network traffic and allows or blocks traffic based on a set of rules.  A network-based firewall inspects traffic as it flows between networks. For example, you can install a network-based firewall on the edge of your private network that connects to the Internet to protect against […]

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Port Forwarding On A Cisco ASA

Originally posted on NCOL.net Create NAT Rule Click Configuration (top) Click Firewall (bottom-left) Click NAT Rules (middle-left) Select Add->Static NAT Rule Original Interface: inside Source: 10.80.5.47 Translated Interface: Outside Select Use Interface IP Address Port Address Translation (PAT) Check Enable Port Address Translation (PAT) Protocol: TCP Original Port: 3389 Translated Port: 3389 Click OK Create Access Rule Click Access Rules Select Add->Add Access Rule Interface: outside Action: Permit Source: any Destination: 10.80.5.47 or the object you […]

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