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Compliance Assessment Results

 

Table 1: Detailed Tab

Detailed Tab Column

Description

Message

Displays information such as the general type of conformance match, mismatch, or partial match. If there is a mismatch, the line missing from the configuration is included in the Message. "not ordered" indicates that the lines are present in the configuration file but their ordering is not consistent with that of the template. "hardware type mismatch" indicates that the template type (Cisco IOS or Juniper JUNOS) does not match the configuration file type.

Severity

There are five levels. Warning shows that compliance has failed for a given line, for example if a line is missing or failed to match. Info indicates a match or partial match. The user can also change these levels to be displayed as Minor, Major, or Critical.

Hostname

Device hostname

Config File

Displays the configuration file for which this entry applies. Double-clicking on a row will open this configuration file in the Main Pane.

Block

The exact block of the configuration of the message

Lines

Displays the corresponding start line and end line where the results entry applies.

Template

Displays the template that was used for this compliance assessment

Rule

Template Rule Name

Template Lines

Range of Line numbers in which template rule occurs

Template Line

For conform command, indicates the content of the line with violation

Template Line #

For conform command, indicates the line number with violation

Category

Template rule’s category (if specified)

Vendor

Device vendor (e.g., Cisco, Juniper)

OS

Device Operating System

Version

Operating System Version, e.g., 12.2(53)SE

Table 2: Summary By Device Tab

Summary By Device Column

Description

Hostname

Device name converted into NorthStar Planner format

Rules Applied

Number of template rules applied to the device

Config Blocks Applied

Number of config blocks for which the rule was applied

Issues

Number of issues

Criticals

Number of critical issues

Majors

Number of major issues

Minors

Number of minor issues

Warnings

Number of warnings

Infos

Number of informational messages

Score

Compliance score = 100 - (#criticals * 1/#rules * critical_weight) - (#majors * 1/#rules * major_weight) - (#minors * 1/#rules * minor_weight) - (#warnings * 1/#rules * warning_weight) - (#infos * 1/#rules * info_weight)

Table 3: By Rule Tab

By Rule Column

Description

File

Template Rule Name

Rules Applied

Template File Name

Routers Applied

Number of routers for which the rule was applied

Config Blocks Applied

Number of config blocks for which the rule was applied

Issues

Number of issues

Criticals

Number of critical issues

Majors

Number of major issues

Minors

Number of minor issues

Warnings

Number of warnings

Infos

Number of informational messages

Score

Compliance score = 100 - (#criticals * 1/#rules * critical_weight) - (#majors * 1/#rules * major_weight) - (#minors * 1/#rules * minor_weight) - (#warnings * 1/#rules * warning_weight) - (#infos * 1/#rules * info_weight)

To save the contents in the results tab, select the Export to CSV icon in the toolbar to export to a CSV file, which can be opened in Microsoft Excel. Enter in a filename. Note that 3 CSV files will be created -- one for each tab.

  • filename_result.csv -- Detailed tab

  • filename_Result_NODE.csv -- Summary By Device tab

  • filename_Result_RULE.csv. -- By Rule tab