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Syslog Log Source Parameters for ForeScout CounterACT

If JSA does not automatically detect the log source, add a ForeScout CounterACT 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 ForeScout CounterACT:

Table 1: Syslog Log File Parameters for the ForeScout CounterACT DSM



Type a name for your log source

Type a name for your log source.

Log Source Description

Type a description for the log source.

Log Source type

ForeScout CounterACT

Protocol Configuration


Log Source Identifier

Type the IP address or host name for the log source as an identifier for events from your ForeScout CounterACT appliance.