RX packets experienced errors for Fortinet

Vendor

Fortinet

Description

Indeni tracks the number of packets that had issues and alerts if the ratio is too high.

Remediation Steps

Packet errors usually occur when there is a mismatch in the speed and duplex settings on two sides of a cable, or a damaged cable.

How does this work?

This script logs into the FortiGate using SSH and retrieves the output of the "fnsysctl ifconfig" FortiOS hidden command. The output includes all the interface related information and statistics.

Why is this important?

This script logs into the FortiGate using SSH and retrieves the output of the "fnsysctl ifconfig" FortiOS hidden command. The output includes all the interface related information and statistics.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

An admin would need to log into the Fortinet firewall and manually review the interface statistics.


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