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Monitor IPS Attacks


You are here: Monitor > Security Services > IPS > Attacks.

Use this page to view attack table data and top N attack hits.

Table 1 describes the fields on the Attacks page.

Table 1: Fields on the Attacks Page



Enable Log

Click Enable Log to enable event logs.

Disable Log

Click Disable Log to disable event logs.

Clear Log

Click Clear Log to clear all the logs that is created during the session.

Refresh interval (sec)

Displays the time interval, in seconds, set for page refresh. The default interval is 30 seconds

Select the time interval from the list.


Displays the option to refresh the page. If Manual option is set, then manually click the Refresh button to refresh the page.

Click Refresh to refresh the page.


Click Clear to clear the data of the status type.

Filter By Attack Name

Specifies the string to search.

Enter the string and then click Go to execute the searching operation.

Attack Table


Provides an option to disable the searching operation and show all results.

Click Clear to show all results

Attack Name

Displays the kind of attacks in the attack table. Double click on Attack Name, Attack Details are displayed.

The available options are:

  • Display Name—Displays the name of the attack.

  • Severity—Displays the severity of the attack.

  • Category—Displays the category of attack in which the attacks are placed.

  • Recommended—Displays True or false to determined whether recommended or not.

  • Recommended Option—Displays a recommended action, when the security device detects an attack.

  • Type—Displays the type of attack.

  • Direction—Displays the connection direction of the attack.

  • False positives—Specifies the name of the false positives filter.

  • Services—Displays the service name.

Double click the attack name.


Displays the severity of the attack. The severity levels are: critical, info, minor, major and warning.


Displays the count of hits. Double click on hits count, Attack Records are displayed.

The available options are:

  • Filter Log—To filter the attack records.

    Go—To execute searching operation.

  • Clear—To clear the attack records.

Double click hits count, and then select an option.

Top N Attack Hits

Displays statistics about hits and shows top 10 hits.


Displays information about attack.

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