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XG Firewall

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  1. Identify internet services/apps by IP/port for use in firewall rules

    Add Internet services (applications) to firewall policies. Maybe very useful to switch to a real application firewall. Now also fortinet introduced the "internet service database" to reach this goal

    10 votes
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  2. Clone application filter policies

    Allow cloning of policy in Application Filter. It would be great if i can clone a policy and tweak it for other staff to use, saves a lot of time.

    6 votes
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  3. OpenAppID integration

    OpenAppID is an open, application-focused detection language and processing module for Snort that enables users to create, share and implement application detection. OpenAppID puts control in the hands of users, allowing them to control application usage in their network environements and eliminating the risk that comes with waiting for vendors (Sophos, for example) to issue updates.

    OpenAppID harnesses the power of open source and the larger security community to provide application visibility and address the application attack vector by accelerating development of application detectors and controls. Application-layer context augments security events that tie to attack protection and allows for granular…

    6 votes
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  4. RPC Connection Tracking Helper

    Open up dynamicly the ports that are negociated and used by MS-RPC. Intead of opening up a full range

    5 votes
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  5. Application-Traffic Shaping based on percentage of WAN bandwidth available

    Allowing to set application bandwidth based on the percentage of the WAN bandwidth available will make enable copying configs from firewalls with different total WAN bandwidth. Moreover will make it a less hassle to upgrade or downgrade WAN bandwidth in the future. This feature would greatly enhance the settings for MSPs or vendors who send out pre-configured firewalls.

    33 votes
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  6. Allow modification of app filter default action

    It does not seem possible to change the default action for an application filter once it has been created. While there may be little need for this in most use-cases, it would be tremendously helpful for one-off testing.

    6 votes
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  7. Exempt Specific Applications from Traffic Quota

    Allow us to 'exclude' certain applications which may not be able to be configured on an IP/port basis, from the Quota functionality.
    E.g Skype, Viber, Skype4Business, Office365

    Also, Windows Update and other software update that may consume quota quickly.

    21 votes
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  8. Identify application activity in detail

    Identify application activity in detail eg. Webmail > message sent > via GMail/Office 355

    1 vote
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