Setup the Mail Server - Firewall Analyzer Central Server


    You need to configure the mail server on Firewall Analyzer in order to receive email alarm notifications and scheduled reports.

    Click the Mail Server Settings link to edit the mail server settings. Enter the following details:

    Field Description
    Server Name Enter the name of the SMTP server on your network which is used for outgoing emails.
    Port Enter the port used by the SMTP server. Usually this is 25.
    Time Out (sec) The time within which the connection to the mail server should be established
    From Email ID (optional) Enter the Sender or From Address which needs to be mentioned in the outgoing emails. 
    To Email ID Enter the email ID to which you want to send the alarm or report
    User Name* Enter the user name used to authenticate email sending from this machine.
    Password* Enter the corresponding password for the typed user name.
    Secure Connection Details (optional)

    Select the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) button to secure the connection between mail server and FWA server.

    Select the TLS (Transport Level Security) button to secure the connection between mail server and FWA server.

    Select None button if secure connection is not required.

    Add a secondary mail server (optional)  Select this option if you want to configure secondary mail server for Firewall Analyzer to send alarms and reports via email

    After all the details have been filled in, click Save to save the mail server settings.
    The Test Mail button is for testing the mail server configurations. You can give your email-id in the "To Mail Id" field, which comes-up when you click Test Mail. If the mail server configurations have been given correctly you will receive a test mail.

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