Device > Local User Database > Users
You can set up a local database on the firewall to store authentication information for firewall administrators , Captive Portal end users , and end users who authenticate to a GlobalProtect portal and GlobalProtect gateway . Local database authentication requires no external authentication service; you perform all account management on the firewall. After creating the local database and (optionally) assigning the users to groups (see Device > Local User Database > User Groups), you can Device > Authentication Profile based on the local database.
Adda local user to the database, configure the settings described in the following table.
Local User Settings
Enter a name to identify the user (up to 31 characters). The name is case-sensitive and must be unique. Use only letters, numbers, spaces, hyphens, and underscores.
Select the scope in which the user account is available. In the context of a firewall that has more than one virtual system (vsys), select a vsys or select
Shared(all virtual systems). In any other context, you can’t select the
Location; its value is predefined as Shared (
firewalls) or as Panorama. After you save the user account, you can’t change its
Use this field to specify the authentication option:
Select this option to activate the user account.
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