Category: TMG 2010

Apr 11

How to: Configure Remote SQL Server Logging for TMG 2010

How to: Configure Remote SQL Server Logging for Microsoft’s Thread Management Gateway (TMG) 2010 Microsoft’s Thread Management Gateway is a solution that aims at providing advanced firewall and reverse proxy capabilities to the enterprise. Unfortunately Microsoft won’t be releasing new versions in the future so I haven’t been writing much about it lately; However, many …

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Oct 18

How to Configure TMG for Office 365 (Exchange) Hybrid deployments

Obtained from: http://community.office365.com/en-us/wikis/exchange/1042.aspx   How to Configure TMG for Office 365 (Exchange) Hybrid deployments   The purpose of this article to give some general guidance on how to configure TMG for use with Office 365 Exchange related components. The idea is to give some general guidance mainly around authentication settings needed on the TMG rule …

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Apr 23

How to: Make my DNS server resolve my WPAD entry for my proxy server and what is the DNS Block List?

How to: Make my DNS server resolve my WPAD entry for my proxy server and what is the DNS Block List? I’ve been working on setting up my corporate network to use Microsoft’s TMG proxy in order to better handle the traffic (restricting sites, etc). And while trying to configure the proxy’s automatic detection you …

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Mar 15

How to: Publish Exchange Server 2010 with Forefront UAG and Forefront TMG

How to: Publish Exchange Server 2010 with Forefront UAG and Forefront TMG I’ve been trying to publish Exchange Server 2013 with Forefront TMG with no avail. However, I did find a good guide on how to publish Exchange Server 2010 with TMG so I thought I would share. I can’t find the link to the …

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Mar 14

How to: Use the Certificate Enrollment MMC in the TMG host machine

How to: Use the Certificate Enrollment MMC in the TMG host machine Behavior: When you are using the Certificate MMC snap-in and/or try to perform a certificate auto-enrollment in your localhost/TMG server you’ll most likely run into an error message on-screen that reads ” RPC failure “. If you try requesting a certificate on other computers joined to your …

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Jul 26

How to: Configure SQL Server for Microsoft Threat Management Gateway (TMG) logging

How to Configure TMG logging to use a central SQL Server store The default log settings for Forefront TMG are set to a local Microsoft SQL Server Express 2008 SP1 database. During the Forefront TMG installation a local Microsoft SQL Server Express database will be installed. If you want to change this local SQL Server …

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Jun 30

How to: Resolve common problems with HTTPS Inspection using Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010

How to resolve common HTTPS inspection issues while using Microsoft TMG 2010 While working with Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 (previously known as Internet Security and Acceleration server) https inspection is a big new component of it. If you ever look through your logs and you find https-inspection as the protocol that is causing …

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May 19

How to: Publish Exchange 2010 – Outlook Web Access (OWA) – with TMG

Publishing Outlook Web Access (OWA) using Microsoft’s Threat Management Gateway (TMG) Publishing Outlook Web Access (OWA) is a usual step in the enterprise. You want to be able to provide access to your corporate emails via a web interface users can access anywhere with an Internet Connection. Below are some steps and recommendations for making …

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May 17

How to: Configure and understand AutoDiscover with TMG

Using Exchange 2010 Autodiscovery with Microsoft’s Forefront Threat Management Gateway After working with Windows Small Business Server and Threat Management Gateway one of the challenges you come across is what kind of policies do you need to set it place to allow access to Exchange 2010 Web services for your corporate users. Well, it all …

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Feb 27

E-mail Policy: Configuration Reapplied

Description: Forefront TMG detected changes in Microsoft Exchange Server or Microsoft Forefront Protection configuration, and reapplied the e-mail policy configuration. After reading about it this issue is due at times because of locales used that are not standard EN-US, and Microsoft has also released a hotfix which you can use to address it. In my …

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