Fortinet [Security Driven Networking] Introduction to Fortinet Network Security


In this workshop, participants learn the basics of how to install a FortiGate and use it to protect a network.
FortiGate enables security-driven networking and consolidates industry-leading security capabilities, such as SSL inspection, antivirus, web filtering, and application control. By doing this, FortiGate meets the performance needs of highly scalable, hybrid IT architectures, enabling organizations to reduce complexity and manage security risks.

FortiGate simplifies security complexity and provides visibility into applications, users, and networks. FortiGate utilizes purpose-built security processing units (SPUs) and threat intelligence services from FortiGuard Labs to deliver top-rated security and high-performance threat protection.

This Solution Covers:

  • Install a FortiGate device in a network (FortiGate)
  • Configure basic routing (FortiGate)
  • Create security policies (FortiGate)
  • Apply security scanning (FortiGate)
  • Configure local user authentication (FortiGate)
  • Use the CLI (FortiGate)
  • Configure the Fortinet Security Fabric (FortiGate FortiAnalyzer)
  • Configure SSL VPN in web and tunnel mode (FortiGate)
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