Wednesday, March 2, 2011

3G/3.5G/3.75G enabled UTM

  • An UTM device (FortiGate 50B with FortiOS 4.0 MR2 Patch 3 in this example)
  • A HSPA USB stick (Huawei 176G in this example)
  • A SIM with data plan enabled (Smartone-Vodafone in this example)


  • Insert the SIM into the HSPA USB stick
  • Plug in the HSPA USB stick to the UTM device
  • Plug in the console cable to the UTM device
  • Connect the power of the UTM device
  • Log on the UTM device
  • Execute the following commands
config system modem
set status enable
set auto-dial enable
set wireless-custom-vendor-id 0x12d1
set wireless-custom-product-id 0x1003
set phone1 "*99#"
set extra-init1 "at+cgdcont=1,\"ip\",\"internet\""
set altmode disable