Even though the backup file is encrypted to prevent tampering, access to the FTP server should be restricted. This configuration file backup includes both the CLI and GUI configurations of FortiAuthenticator. The backed-up information includes users, user groups, FortiToken device list, authentication client list, LDAP directory tree, FSSO settings, remote LDAP and RADIUS, and certificates.
To configure automatic backups, go to System > Administration > Config Auto-backup.
Enter the following information, and then select OK to apply the settings:
|Enable configuration auto-backup||Enable the configuration of automatic configuration backups.|
|Frequency||Select the automatic backup frequency: Hourly, Daily, Weekly, or Monthly.|
Entire a time, select Now, or select the clock icon to set the scheduled time for backups to occur.
Note that this options is not available when the frequency is set to hourly.
|FTP directory||Enter the FTP directory where the backup configuration files are saved to.|
|FTP server||Select the FTP server to which the backup configuration files are saved to. See FTP servers for information on adding FTP servers.|
|Secondary FTP server||Select a secondary FTP server.|