Custom reports in Firewall Analyzer are grouped into report profiles, and listed under the My Reports category. A report profile can contain a combination of pre-defined and custom reports. The My Reports section is present in the Reports tab and the left navigation pane.
The My Reports section lists all the custom reports created so far, the hosts that are reported on, and scheduling options. Click on the report name to view the report. The page contains a menu bar and the menu bar contains the following menu:
Export Report Profiles - Select the check boxes of report profiles to be exported and click this menu. The profile will be downloaded as an XML file (FirewallAnalyzer_Profiles.xml), through your browser into your client machine.
Import Report Profiles - Click this menu to import report profiles. On clicking the menu, Select Report Profiles file to import: screen pops-up. In that, you will find File Location text box and Browse button besides. Enter the location of the XML file (FirewallAnalyzer_Profiles.xml) or use the browse button to locate the XML file. Click Import button to import the profiles in to Firewall Analyzer server and Cancel button to cancel the import profiles operation. If the report already exist in Firewall Analyzer, clicking Import button will list Failed To Import option and the existing reports with check boxes and you will find Over Write button and Cancel button to cancel the import profiles operation. Select the check boxes of report profiles to overwrite and click Over Write button.
|There will be no hosts configured for the imported report profiles. You have to edit the report profile to configure the hosts.|
Click the icon to edit the corresponding custom report configuration details. If the report profile has no schedules associated with it, the icon is displayed. Click this icon to schedule the report profile. If the report profile already has a schedule associated with it, the icon is displayed. Click this icon to create another schedule for this report profile.
The process of creating a report profile includes several other tasks such as including and excluding log filters, and setting custom criteria for specific reports.
If Include/Exclude Log Filters are applied to a custom report profile, it will be displayed with an icon and Filter Applied link on top of the reports display of the profile.
Click the Add Report Profile link to create a new report profile. You can click this link from the sub tab, the left navigation pane, or the My Reports section in the Reports tab.
Step 1: Select Devices and Filters
This step lets you specify which reports to include as part of this report profile, and set up schedules to generate this report profile automatically.
|Look up Define New Report to know more about adding a new report to this list|
|You need to configure the mail server settings in Firewall Analyzer before setting up an email notification. You can do this from the Setup the Mail-Server Details link.|