Fortinet FortiClient EMS

Connection Requirements

1 - IP

IP address of the FortiClient EMS.

2 - Port

Port number (optional, default: 8443)

3 - Username

The username which is going to be used by OctoXLabs CSAM PLATFORM Asset to fetch data from FortiClient EMS. The user needs to have "Read-only administrator" rights on FortiClient EMS to read details.

Note: You can follow the steps below to create a user.

To create a user with API access:

  1. Go to Administration > Admin Roles.

  2. Click Add.

  3. Enter the details in the remaining fields

  4. Configure the permissions as "Read-only administrator".

  5. Click Save.

4 - Password

The Password of the provided username.

5 - SSL

Use SSL for connection (optional, default: Encrypted)


Please perform a connection test to ensure there is a valid connection to the FortiClient EMS host. When the discovery operation finalized you will be able to see the details on Assets page.

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