Security Audit and Configuration Analysis Reports - Security Audit Reports

    Firewall Analyzer offers an exhaustive set of Firewall device compliance reports that help to address the security audit and compliance audit requirements. It categorizes the threats faced to various levels and recommends configuration and other changes to tighten the security of the Firewall. The issues are assessed and the results are presented as statistics. It provides overall issue ratings of the Firewall device security audit. They are:

    • Critical
    • High
    • Medium
    • Low
    • Info

    The report consists of two sections. They are:

    • Security Audit Report section
    • Security Best Practices Report section
    • Device Configuration Report section

    Security Audit Report section

    This section of the report describes the following:

    • Issue Finding
    • Issue Impact
    • Issue Ease
    • Issue Recommendation
    • Issue Overall Rating

    Security Best Practices Report section

    This section of the report describes the security best practices. It consists of overview and recommendation. It covers the following areas:

    • Software
    • Services
    • Interfaces
    • Filtering
    • Authentication
    • Logging
    • Encryption

    Firewall Analyzer  lists the complete configurations in the device including ACLs/rules. 

    Device Configuration Report section

    This section details the configuration settings of the Firewall device.



    In the Fetch Rules from the device section, if the following message appears: 'Unable to generate compliance report. Reason: Failed to locate Nipper. Click here to enable it'. Carry out the procedure given in this document.