Can the Paloalto be used as a ftp proxy?

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Can the Paloalto be used as a ftp proxy?

I currently have a PA-2050 acting as a firewall to a collection of private networks (with private IP addresses). Several of these "inside" hosts do need access to external IP addresses/hosts. Specificially to ftp information out and in.

Is it possible for the PA to serve as a ftp proxy, similar to the ftp-proxy service available on OpenBSD? The external interface of the PA does indeed have a public IP address.

Thanks in advance for any help or ideas.

Russell Sutherland

Supervisor Network Development

University of Toronto

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Re: Can the Paloalto be used as a ftp proxy?

Hi...We do not support FTP proxy as in terminating the FTP sessions onto the PA device.  You can define static NAT and inbound/outbound NAT to map private IPs to a public IPs.  Thanks.

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