Protect AWS with Fortigate Fortinet Firewalls

Step by Step on how to use Fortigate Fortinet Firewalls in AWS with Terraform Scripts and CloudFormation

This class demonstrates how to use Fortinet Fortigate Firewalls to protect AWS networks. The student will understand:

What you’ll learn

  • How to Implement Forgitate Fortinet Firewall in AWS.
  • How to Configure AWS routing to protect AWS EC2 Instances Behind the Fortinet Firewall.
  • How to Configure Fortinet for Virtual IP mapping and load balancing.
  • How to Configure Fortinet Policies.
  • How to Configure Fortinet VPN SSL in Web Proxy Mode.
  • How to deploy Fortinet using terraform in a single VPC, high availability and transit gateway.
  • Explains the concepts of Transit Gateway and Transit VPC with example on deployment using both Terraform and CloudFormation.
  • Designing AWS for firewalling using Fortinet and the different deployment methods.

Course Content

  • Basic Setup and walk through –> 10 lectures • 1hr 14min.
  • AWS traffic steering. Using the Fortigate to protect EC 2 instances –> 6 lectures • 53min.
  • Remote Access VPN –> 5 lectures • 47min.
  • AWS Fortigate Firewall Deployment Methods and design –> 20 lectures • 4hr.

Protect AWS with Fortigate Fortinet Firewalls

Requirements

  • General Network and Firewall concepts.

This class demonstrates how to use Fortinet Fortigate Firewalls to protect AWS networks. The student will understand:

* How to provision Fortigate Firewalls on AWS.

* How to configure security policies to protect AWS ec2 instances.

* How to Configure NAT to protect AWS EC2 instances behind the Fortigate firewall.

* How to Configure Fortinet SDN Connector to dynamically create policies on the firewall.

* How to configure SSL VPN to allow users to connect and access EC2 instances in AWS.

* How to configure Network Address Translations using Virtual IPs.

* In the remote access section, we cover how to configure the Fortinet firewalls for SSL VPN proxy mode and SSL tunnel mode.

* We cover how to connect to AWS using remote access feature in the Fortinet firewall, connecting using Windows, Linux and Mac OsX.

* Deployment using Cloud Formation and Terraform scripts.

* Deployment in a Single VPC.

* Deployment in a Single VPC in HA.

* We cover transit gateway and how to deploy the Fortinet in a Transit Gateway setup.

* We explain transit VPC and deployment in Transit VPC.

* We explore deployment in a load balancer setup using front end and back end load balancers.

* We go over deployment in a load balancer setup in HA.

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