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Administration Guide

FortiGuard

Go to System > FortiGuard to view the FortiGuard page.

The following options and information are available:

Module Name

The FortiGuard module name, including: AntiVirus Scanner, AntiVirus Extreme Signature, AntiVirus Active Signature, AntiVirus Extended Signature, Network Alerts Signature, Sandbox System Tools, Sandbox Rating Engine, Sandbox Tracer Engine, Android Analytic Engine, Android Analytic Rating Engine and Traffic Sniffer.
All modules automatically install update packages when they are available on the FDN.

Current Version

The current version of the module.

Last Check Time

The time that module last checked for an update.

Last Update Time

The time that module was last updated.

Last Check Status

The status of the last update attempt.

Upload Package File

Select Browse to locate a package file on the management computer, then select Submit to upload the package file to the FortiSandbox.

When the unit has no access to the Fortinet FDN servers, the user can go to the Customer Service and Support site to download package files manually.

FortiGuard Server Location

Select FDN servers for package update and Web Filtering query. By default, the selection is Nearest, which means the closest FDN server according to the unit's time zone is used. When US Region is selected, only servers inside Unite States are used.

FortiGuard Server Settings

 

 

Use override FDN server to download module updates

Select to enable an override FDN server, or FortiManager, to download module update, then enter the server IP address or FQDN in the text box. When an overridden FDN server is used, FortiGuard Server Location will be disabled.

Click Connect FDN Now button to schedule an immediate update check.

 

Use Proxy

Select to enable a Proxy. Configure the Proxy Type (HTTP Connect, SOCKS v4, or SOCKS v5), Server Name, Port, Proxy Username, and Password.

 

Connect FDN Now

Click the Connect FDN Now button to connect the override FDN server/Proxy.

FortiGuard Web Filter Settings

 

 

Use override server address for web filtering query

Select to enable an override server address for web filtering query, then enter the server IP address (IP address or IP address:port) or FQDN in the text box.
By default, the closest web filtering server according to the unit's time zone is used.
If port is not provided, target UDP port 53 will be used.

 

Use Proxy

Select to enable a Proxy. Configure the SOCKS v5 server name or IP, Port, Proxy Username, and Password.

FortiSandbox Community Cloud Settings and Threat Intelligence

 

 

Use override server port for community cloud server query (Ex.8888)

Select to enable an override server port for community cloud. Enter the port number in the text box.

You can toggle between TCP port 53 and port 8888.

 

Use Proxy

Select to enable a Proxy. Configure the SOCKS v5 server name or IP, Port, Proxy Username, and Password.

Click Apply to apply your changes.

FortiGuard

Go to System > FortiGuard to view the FortiGuard page.

The following options and information are available:

Module Name

The FortiGuard module name, including: AntiVirus Scanner, AntiVirus Extreme Signature, AntiVirus Active Signature, AntiVirus Extended Signature, Network Alerts Signature, Sandbox System Tools, Sandbox Rating Engine, Sandbox Tracer Engine, Android Analytic Engine, Android Analytic Rating Engine and Traffic Sniffer.
All modules automatically install update packages when they are available on the FDN.

Current Version

The current version of the module.

Last Check Time

The time that module last checked for an update.

Last Update Time

The time that module was last updated.

Last Check Status

The status of the last update attempt.

Upload Package File

Select Browse to locate a package file on the management computer, then select Submit to upload the package file to the FortiSandbox.

When the unit has no access to the Fortinet FDN servers, the user can go to the Customer Service and Support site to download package files manually.

FortiGuard Server Location

Select FDN servers for package update and Web Filtering query. By default, the selection is Nearest, which means the closest FDN server according to the unit's time zone is used. When US Region is selected, only servers inside Unite States are used.

FortiGuard Server Settings

 

 

Use override FDN server to download module updates

Select to enable an override FDN server, or FortiManager, to download module update, then enter the server IP address or FQDN in the text box. When an overridden FDN server is used, FortiGuard Server Location will be disabled.

Click Connect FDN Now button to schedule an immediate update check.

 

Use Proxy

Select to enable a Proxy. Configure the Proxy Type (HTTP Connect, SOCKS v4, or SOCKS v5), Server Name, Port, Proxy Username, and Password.

 

Connect FDN Now

Click the Connect FDN Now button to connect the override FDN server/Proxy.

FortiGuard Web Filter Settings

 

 

Use override server address for web filtering query

Select to enable an override server address for web filtering query, then enter the server IP address (IP address or IP address:port) or FQDN in the text box.
By default, the closest web filtering server according to the unit's time zone is used.
If port is not provided, target UDP port 53 will be used.

 

Use Proxy

Select to enable a Proxy. Configure the SOCKS v5 server name or IP, Port, Proxy Username, and Password.

FortiSandbox Community Cloud Settings and Threat Intelligence

 

 

Use override server port for community cloud server query (Ex.8888)

Select to enable an override server port for community cloud. Enter the port number in the text box.

You can toggle between TCP port 53 and port 8888.

 

Use Proxy

Select to enable a Proxy. Configure the SOCKS v5 server name or IP, Port, Proxy Username, and Password.

Click Apply to apply your changes.