4 Replies Latest reply: Jun 1, 2012 5:54 AM by 524217 RSS

    database firewall down can client see the database

    916782
      hi,

      if database firewall server crashed due to some reason .then client cannot see the database.
      then what step should perform so that client can see the database?
        • 1. Re: database firewall down can client see the database
          DBA-489
          Hi
          Did you mean from Client can connect to DB or not, Right ?
          Client can connect to DB !
          I tested !
          • 2. Re: database firewall down can client see the database
            524217
            I’m trying to configure a Standalone Database Firewall in-line between the clients and the protected database so it can block some statements. I’ve followed the Installation Guide and the Administration Guide, but can’t get it working. I’ve configured one Enforcement Point with one Protected Database.

            I’ve configured Database Firewall with three Ethernet cards:

            eth0 is used for Management (IP. 192.168.1.81)
            eth1 and eth2 are associated with Bridged interface br0

            The protected database is listening in 172.16.40.3:1521.

            The clients are in subnet 192.168.1.x.

            I’ve configured the Traffic Source br0 with the IP 172.16.40.2 and is enabled as the Traffic Source in the Enforcement Point.
            In the configuration file appliance.conf corresponding to the Enforcement Point, I’ve seen the parameter PROXYPORT=1534, so I understand the clients should connect to this port in Database Firewall in order to access the protected database. Is this assumption correct? Is the configuration I’ve done correct? Are there any additional configuration steps that should be made? Is there any documentation about this configuration files?
            • 3. Re: database firewall down can client see the database
              DBA-489
              Hi
              Muhammad Touseef
              Some statements can block, because depending on the setting of policy
              you can create new policy and upload it
              try to do
              • 4. Re: database firewall down can client see the database
                524217
                hi dba-489
                but client cannot access the database server and i have configured this environment on physical machines in two different vlans not on vm .