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Required ports to be opened for MWG

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Hi guys,

I am trying to search for a list of ports to be opened for the McAfee Web Gateway, but to no luck.

Maybe you could help me out if you know a site or a link that has this list.

Thanks!

Best Regards,

Philip

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Re: Required ports to be opened for MWG

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Hello,

what ports are you looking for? Those MWG requires for incoming or outgoing connections?

For Incoming we have (for example):

9090 for the proxy

4711/4712 for the UI

For Outgoing we have (for example):

443 for updates

445 for NTLM Authentiaction

389 for LDAP Authentication

80/443 for Internet Access

Please note that if possible MWG may work better with no restrictions for outgoing connections. In case a web site uses a custom port such as 8000 MWG will have to talk to that port, otherwise the end-user will not be able to browse that site. Depending on which authentication method you use or with what other systems you interact additional ports may be required.

Best,

Andre

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Re: Required ports to be opened for MWG

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You can check it inside of your MWG.

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Re: Required ports to be opened for MWG

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Hello,

what ports are you looking for? Those MWG requires for incoming or outgoing connections?

For Incoming we have (for example):

9090 for the proxy

4711/4712 for the UI

For Outgoing we have (for example):

443 for updates

445 for NTLM Authentiaction

389 for LDAP Authentication

80/443 for Internet Access

Please note that if possible MWG may work better with no restrictions for outgoing connections. In case a web site uses a custom port such as 8000 MWG will have to talk to that port, otherwise the end-user will not be able to browse that site. Depending on which authentication method you use or with what other systems you interact additional ports may be required.

Best,

Andre

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Re: Required ports to be opened for MWG

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Hi all,

for central management the default port is 12346

Cheers,

Thorsten

Re: Required ports to be opened for MWG

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Thanks to all you guys for responding! Appreciate it. I would just compile all of your answers!

-Philip

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