Why Destination NAT has no option for Bi Directional?


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Why Destination NAT has no option for Bi Directional?

Need to understand when we do destination nat why there is no option for bidirectional ?


For destination nat the return traffic comes without bi directional option not available due to the PA being stateful and matching

the session?

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Cyber Elite


It's more to do with how a destination NAT actually works; you can't make a bi-directional destination NAT policy, and it really wouldn't make any sense to do so. 

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