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Description This article describes how in FortiOS v6 onwards security Profiles can be configured globally across multiple VDOMs, some or all profiles may be commonly-shared across VDOMS
Solution Global profiles are configured under Global > Security Profiles in the GUI or under the following config global commands in the CLI: • antivirus profile • application list • dlp sensor • ips sensor • webfilter profile
Global profiles are available for above security features only.
- The name for any global profile must start with "g-" for identification. - Global profiles are available as read-only for VDOM-level administrators and can only be edited or deleted from within the global settings. - Each security feature has at least one default global profile, available for all VDOMs.
Some security profile features, such as URL filters, are not available for use in a global profile. 1. To edit the default global web filter, go to Global > Security Profiles > Web Filter and edit g-default. 2. Right-click the BandwidthConsuming category and select Block
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