Creating a SharePoint Publishing Rule Using Forefront TMG

After an SSL Certificate from the SharePoint server has been installed onto the Forefront TMG server, the actual Forefront TMG SharePoint publishing rule can be generated to secure SharePoint via the following procedure:


The procedure outlined here illustrates the Forefront Edge line SharePoint publishing rule that uses forms-based authentication (FBA) for the site, which allows for a landing page to be generated on the Forefront Edge line to pre-authenticate user connections to SharePoint.

  1. From the Forefront TMG console, click once on the Firewall Policy node from the console tree.
  2. Click the link in the Tasks tab of the Tasks pane labeled Publish SharePoint Sites.
  3. Enter a descriptive ...

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