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Description When there are many Firewall Policies for a specific interface
pair, an easy way to see if a policy is actually hit by some
traffic is to add the counter field in the GUI.
Scope All FortiGates
Solution 1. From the GUI, select Firewall, Policy
Then [ Column Settings].
2. Add the Count field.
3. Now verify that some packets hit
this Policy will be counted (in KB)
Note : For accelerated
traffic (ex. NP2 ports), only the start of session packet
will be counted, and this counter does therefore not reflect the
real traffic count. For non-accelerated traffic, all packets will
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