What is a Fortinet FortiWeb?
A Fortinet FortiWeb is a web application firewall (WAF), engineered and marketed by Fortinet, a global cybersecurity company. FortiWeb offers advanced protection for web-based applications and APIs from known and unknown threats.
Fortinet FortiWeb has robust security capabilities, flexible deployment options and machine learning-enabled features. It provides protection against web-based threats including SQL injection, cross-site scripting (XSS), and DDoS attacks, amongst others. It can detect and mitigate some zero-day attacks and other sophisticated threats.
Furthermore, its support for various deployment options from hardware and virtual appliances to cloud-based implementations making FortiWeb an adaptable and scalable cybersecurity solutions.
How to monitor a Fortinet FortiWeb?
ServicePilot makes it very easy to monitor Fortinet FortiWeb equipment. Simply configure the SNMP interface of the Fortinet FortiWeb device. Then use the ServicePilot web interface to add a resource from the ServicePilot security-fortiweb package.
The monitoring statistics gathered in this way include:
- Network: Ping Response Time and Interfaces activity
- System: CPU, Memory, Disk
- Policies, Virtual Servers and Pool Server Status
How to install a fortiweb resource?
- Use your ServicePilot OnPremise installation or a SaaS account.
- Add a new fortiweb resource via the web interface (
/prmresources) or via API (
/prmpackagespage), the default ServicePilot agent or another agent will be provisioned automatically.
Details of the fortiweb package are located in the
/prmpackagespage of the software.
ServicePilot enables you to deliver IT services faster and more securely with automated discovery and advanced monitoring features.
By correlating the technology FORTIWEB with APM and infrastructure monitoring, ServicePilot is able to provide a more comprehensive view of an organization's IT environment.
This allows IT teams to quickly identify and diagnose issues that may be impacting application performance, and take corrective action before end-users are affected.