FireWall


Boot stuck after enabled the FireWall

After installing the OVA and enable the Firewall and rebooting, the boot stuck on FireHOL. This because the FireWall want to start before any network configuration. To fix this issue, On the startup screen, lock the countdown by using arrow top or down. type the “e” letter find the line […]

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Network address translation (NAT) rules

NAT rules allow the rewriting of the source address of traffic. It is used to forward packets to a destination port to an another destination IP and port. In this example we want to forward¬† our OpenVPN clients (UDP packets on port 1194)¬† forwarded to our OpenVPN server 192.168.1.23 On […]


Display FireWall events

When using the FireWall, you can see blocked events in a real-time monitor Available with Artica v2.21.092915 or above. On the TOP menu, select Events icon Choose the “FireWall” tab A table display the last blocked events from the FireWall on your server.

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What are services for the FireWall ?

Services is a collection of protocol and ports you can allow or deny in your defined Interfaces. Services can be managed by clicking on the “Services” Link under the Rules and Services section. A table is displayed and shows you all available services. You can create a new one by […]


Network interface policy and behavior

Each network Interface can have a default policy and behavior. These method did not define routers, just access to defined Interface. You can change the policy and the behavior by clicking on the Network interface in the firewall section. Default policy The default policy can be “Strict mode” or “Trusted […]

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How to link/route different networks trough Artica ?

Routers is a feature that allows an Artica to centralize different networks. Routers can be used if the Firewall is installed and enabled on the Artica server   Our Artica server have 3 interfaces. Each interface is connected to a specific network On the Dashboard, choose “Firewall” On the Bridges […]


How to create a router ?

A router in Artica terms is a link between 2 networks cards. A router is able to transfert communication from a Network card to a network card in order to communicate physical networks. If you have 2 networks cards on your Artica server and you want to create a router, […]

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