Would anyone know a method within Fortinet to create an email alert when a specific SSL-VPN portal is logged into?
I have a tried using the security fabric automation on the event 'SSL VPN Tunnel UP' but I cant see a way to specify which tunnel I want the alert for, as we have a few.
I am running version: 6.4.8
As per my knowledge there is no feature for your request.
Lets wait for our team to confirm the same
you could certainly do an alert via FortiAnalyzer:
-> you have a lot of filtering options to trigger an alert email being sent, including looking for specific strings in log messages (such as 'logid=0101039424 and user~"<some_user>"')
-> you would have to check what raw log messages you want to trigger the alert exactly
If you don't have a FortiAnalyzer, only a FortiGate, there are additional options in FortiOS 7.0 and higher, I believe:
You could set a field-filter for specific usernames, or a similar criterion.
FortiGate does not log the specific SSLVPN portal a user goes through, though, but portals should be triggered by specific users, so that would probably be a way to go about it.
-> you would need to find something in the VPN logs that is unique to that specific portal being accessed (such as the username)
-> you could then create a handler on FortiAnalyzer or an automation stitch on FortiGate to trigger on VPN tunnel-up log coupled with that specific username.
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