Configuring a profile
|Domain name (mandatory)||Domain name assigned to the Dynamic DNS client. For example: myfirewall.dyndns.org.
By using the option Resolve domain names for all sub-domains (wildcard management), you will be able to cover all sub-domains.
|Interface associated with the domain name||
Name of the network interface whose IP address is associated with the domain name.
|Resolve domain names for all sub-domains (wildcard management)||Enables or disables the inclusion of sub-domains linked to the domain name.
Dynamic DNS service provider
This zone allows you to enter the access information for your Dynamic DNS service provider.
|Dynamic DNS provider (mandatory)||DNS service provider. Currently, two DNS service providers are supported: DynDNS and No-IP.|
|Login (mandatory)||User indicated by the DNS service provider for the authentication of the Dynamic DNS client.|
|Password (mandatory)||Password indicated by the DNS service provider for the authentication of the Dynamic DNS client.|
|Dynamic DNS server (mandatory)||Server of the DNS service provider. The object to specify in this field must be named: "members.dyndns.org" or “members.dyndns.com” in order to run with DynDNS.|
|Dynamic DNS service (mandatory)||This option allows you to indicate the service you have subscribed with the DNS service provider from among the following: "dynamic DNS", "custom", and "static DNS".|
Access the settings for advanced properties by clicking on the button Advanced properties. These allow in particular, renewing registrations and changing addresses.
|Renewal frequency (days)||Renewal period of the Dynamic DNS service. Stormshield Network has set this period to 28 days by default.
|Protocol used for the update||Protocol used during the dynamic DNS service renewal phase. Possible choices are: HTTPS and HTTP.|
|Notify the provider||This service, which DynDNS charges at a fee, enables redirecting traffic headed for your network to a specific page when your connection is inactive.|
|Support address translation (NAT)||This option allows the firewall to use dynamic DNS services when it is located behind a device that performs address translation.|