The FortiGate-6000 uses the Security Fabric for communication and synchronization between the management board and FPCs. The FortiGate-7000 uses the Security Fabric for communication and synchronization among FIMs and FPMs. Changing the default Security Fabric configuration could disrupt this communication and affect system performance.
Default Security Fabric configuration:
config system csf
set status enable
set configuration-sync local
set management-ip 0.0.0.0
set management-port 0
As of version 6.0.6 you can no longer change the
For the FortiGate-6000 and 7000 to operate normally, you must not change the Security Fabric configuration.