GlobalProtect with 2 NICs

cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

GlobalProtect with 2 NICs

L2 Linker

Here is an interesting question:

 

If a system has two fully configured NICs with internet connectivity, which interface does GlobalProtect use establish its connection to a Palo Alto gateway?  How can we select which NIC it uses?  Is it something through the client? Or is it something that must be done through the system itself?

 

Note: The system is running Windows.

 

Thanks! 

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions

Community Team Member

The GlobalProtect Client will look at the available route metric values and select the route with the lowest metric for sending GlobalProtect Client events to the GlobalProtect Gateway.

 

Regards,

-Kim.

LIVEcommunity team member, CISSP
Cheers,
Kiwi
Don't forget to hit that Like button if a post is helpful to you!

View solution in original post

2 REPLIES 2

L4 Transporter

it depends on the routing table (default gateway)... so far i know...

But why running a client with two NICs?

Community Team Member

The GlobalProtect Client will look at the available route metric values and select the route with the lowest metric for sending GlobalProtect Client events to the GlobalProtect Gateway.

 

Regards,

-Kim.

LIVEcommunity team member, CISSP
Cheers,
Kiwi
Don't forget to hit that Like button if a post is helpful to you!
Like what you see?

Show your appreciation!

Click Like if a post is helpful to you or if you just want to show your support.

Click Accept as Solution to acknowledge that the answer to your question has been provided.

The button appears next to the replies on topics you’ve started. The member who gave the solution and all future visitors to this topic will appreciate it!

These simple actions take just seconds of your time, but go a long way in showing appreciation for community members and the LIVEcommunity as a whole!

The LIVEcommunity thanks you for your participation!