jkoay
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Description This article describes how to configure collector to use system proxy to filter all requests from device.
Scope FortiEDR Collector
Solution

For Windows collector:

 

- When installing collector with the MSI setup file, check the 'Use System Proxy Settings' checkbox.

 

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- After collector is installed, run command prompt as administrator and execute command shown below:

 

netsh winhttp set proxy PROXY_IP

 

(eg: netsh winhttp set proxy 192.168.1.18:8080)

 

For Mac collector:

 

- MacOS must be configured to use a proxy and that the proxy must support HTTPS before installing the Collector.

 

- Proxy configuration can be set in System Preferences - > Network - > Advanced - > Proxies

 

For Linux collector:

 

- Open terminal and execute command 'sudo /opt/FortiEDRCollector/scripts/fortiedrconfig.sh'

 

- After entering details such as aggregator domain name/IP address, aggregator port, organization name, collector group information and device registration password, there will be a prompt as below:

 

"Do you want to connect via proxy (Y/N)?" Type 'Y' if your setup includes a web proxy

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