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Syslog Log Source Parameters for Niksun

If JSA does not automatically detect the log source, add a Niksun log source on the JSA Console by using the Syslog protocol.

When using the syslog protocol, there are specific parameters that you must use.

The following table describes the parameters that require specific values to collect Syslog events from Niksun:

Table 1: Syslog Log Source Parameters for the Niksun DSM



Log Source type

Niksun 2005 v3.5

Protocol Configuration


Log Source Identifier

Type the IP address or host name for the log source as an identifier for events from your Niksun 2005 v3.5 appliance.