Implement FTP Reverse Proxy

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Article ID: 166580

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Products

Advanced Secure Gateway Software - ASG Symantec WebFilter (formerly Blue Coat WebFilter - BCWF) Secure Web Gateway Virtual Appliance ProxySG Software - SGOS

Issue/Introduction

How to configure FTP Reverse Proxy

 

Resolution

  1. Intercept FTP Service
    • Go to Configuration | Services | Proxy Services - Select FTP - Action: Intercept
  2. Configure Forwarding Hosts
    • Go to Configuration | Forwarding | Forwarding Hosts - Click on New
    • Alias = the name you wish to use as an alias
    • Host = the FTP server's IP address

 

  1. Configure Forwarding Rules
  • Go to Visual Policy Manager(VPM) | Click Policy | Add Forwarding Layer
    • Source: Any
    • Destination: {Proxy IP} Port: 21
    • Action: Add the alias 'ReverseFTP' created in Step 2