Author Archives: Geneva Sibanda

About Geneva Sibanda

I assist companies in the Areas of Network Infrastructure Design and Implementation: (from Windows Active Directory Security, networking, etc.).

Fortinet Fortigate CLI Commands

Networking

Show network interface configuration:

config system interface

Show all nics:

diagnose hardware deviceinfo nic

Show all info for specific nic:

diagnose hardware deviceinfo nic dmz

Execute ping:

execute ping 8.8.8.8

Ping Options:

execute ping-options view
execute ping-options source 192.168.1.4

Show Session Table:

diagnose sys session list

Traceroute:

execute traceroute 8.8.8.8

Telnet:

execute telnet targethost

Firewall

Show some statistics:

firewall statistic show

Show session table:

sys session full-stat

VDOMS

Change vdom:

config vdom
edit vdomname

Performance

Overall performance:

get system performance status

Top (use Shift+M for memory usage):

get system performance top

Proxy

Show console log:

execute log filter dump
execute log filter category 0
execute log filter field hostname www.google.ch
execute log display

SSL Inspection

Show possible diag commands:

diagnose test application ssl 0

SSL Proxy Usage

diagnose test application ssl 4

Show info per connection:

diagnose test application ssl 44

FSSO

Debug FSSO:

diag debug enable
diag debug authd fsso list
diag debug authd fsso server-status
diag debug authd fsso summary
diag debug authd fsso clear-logons
diag debug authd fsso refresh-logons
diag debug authd fsso refresh-groups

Routing

Show routing table:

get router info routing-table all

OSPF

Neighbor status (neighbours have state up/down):

get router info ospf neighbor all

Delete all OSPF entries:

excecute router clear ospf process

Enable debug output:

diagnose ip router ospf all enable
diagnose ipo router ospf level info

Get Router Status:

get router info ospf status

Sniff for OSPF packets:

diagnose sniffer packet any ‘proto 89’ 4

Debug OSPF:

dignose ip router ospf all enable
diagnose ip router ospf level info
diagnose debug enable

Ipsec

Show ipsec tunnels:

get ipsec tunnel list 

Troubleshoot VPN connections:

diag debug application ike -1
diagnose vpn ike log-filter clear
diagnose vpn ike log-filter dst-addr 1.2.3.4
diagnose debug app ike 255
diagnose debug enable

Debug Flow

Debug traffic flow through the fortigate:

diagnose debug enable
diagnose debug flow show console enable
diagnose debug flow filter add 10.10.0.1
diagnose debug flow trace start 100

Admin Interface

Set certificate for admin interface:

config system global
set admin-server-cert certname
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