Miesięczne archiwum: Grudzień 2015

[Ubiquiti Edge Router] zone-based firewall with VMware environment – Quick review kit



I was preparing for this tutorial long time… so here it is -> zone-based firewall with VMware environment.

Together with this post there supposed to be video tutorial as, I experienced some technical issues when I was preparing movie (mostly with quality of my voice)

At the moment I am waiting for new microphone, and then once again I will prepare movie and publish on YouTube channel and of course will post here with information.

Please have a look on quick review kit how to deal with zone-based firewalling on Ubiquiti Edge Router series, below you will find agenda, and hopefully soon will finish movie.

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– Ubiquiti Edge Route lite part –

  1. Prepare interfaces (per zone) on Ubiquiti Edge Router Lite -> eth1.600
    (VLAN, IP addressing)
  2. Configure firewall policies
    – Firewall Group (object)
    – Access Control List per firewall group (object)
  3. zone-based policy
    – Configure relations between zone ZONE:WAN (external) and ZONE:UBNT (internal)
  4. Troubleshooting based on SSH 22/TCP issue
    – tcpdump
    – understading TCP flags
    – three way handshake
    – conntrack

– VMware ESXi server part –

  1. Configure vSwitch
    – Create new port group
    – Add VLAN number 600
  2. Configure Virtual Machine
    – Assign to port-group on VMware
    – Provide IP addressing on vNIC