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    Screen Events and Logs Overview

    You can use the Screen Events page to view the information about security events based on screen profiles. Analyzing screen logs yields information such as attack name, action taken, source of an attack, and destination of an attack.

    Using the Time Range slider, you can quickly focus on the area of activity that you are most interested in. Once the time range is selected, all of the data presented in your view is refreshed automatically. You can also use the Custom button to set a custom time range.

    There are two ways to view your data. You can select either the summary view or the detail view.

    Screen Events—Summary View

    Click Summary View for a brief summary of all Screen events in your network. The data presented in the area graph is refreshed automatically based on the selected time range.

    You can use widgets to view critical information such as top sources, top destinations, top source countries, and top destination countries. See Table 1 for descriptions of the widgets in this view.

    Table 1: Screen Events Summary View Widgets



    Top Sources

    Top source IP addresses of the network traffic; sorted by the number of event occurrences.

    Top Destinations

    Top destination IP addresses of the network traffic; sorted by the number of event occurrences.

    Top Source Countries

    Top source countries from where the event source originated; sorted by the number of IP addresses.

    Top Destination Countries

    Top destination countries targeted for the attack; sorted by the number of destination IP addresses.

    Screen Events—Detail View

    Click Detail View for comprehensive details of all screen events in a tabular format that includes sortable columns. You can sort the events using the Group by option. For example, you can sort the events based on threat severity. The table includes information such as the event name, source country, source IP, destination country, attack name, and so on.

    See Table 2 for descriptions of columns in this view.

    Table 2: Screen Events Detail View Columns



    Log Generated Time

    The time when the log was received.

    Event Name

    Event name of the log.

    Source Country

    Source country name from where the event originated.

    Source IP

    Source IP address from where the event occurred.

    Destination Country

    Destination country name from where the event occurred.

    Attack Name

    Attack name of the log.

    Destination IP

    Destination IP address of the event.

    Source Port

    Source port of the event.

    Destination Port

    Destination port of the event.


    Description of the log.

    Threat Severity

    The threat severity of the event.

    Policy Name

    The policy name in the log.


    Action taken for the event: warning, allow, and block.

    Log Source

    The IP address of the log source.


    The hostname in the log.

    Source Zone

    The source zone of the log.

    Destination Zone

    The destination zone of the log.

    Protocol ID

    The protocol ID in the log.

    Modified: 2017-12-17