Firewall Analyzer - Readme

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  1. About Firewall Analyzer

    Firewall Analyzer is an easy-to-use, web-based tool that provides in-depth analysis of incoming and outgoing network activity through firewalls, VPNs, and proxy servers. Firewall Analyzer analyzes these logs and generates useful reports on bandwidth usage, user trends, detect anomalies, and firewall activity.

    Such information helps IT administrators manage their enterprise networks pro actively and also accelerates the troubleshooting process.

  2. Release Overview
    1. 12.3 Build 123224

      Issue fixed:

      1. XML External Entity Injection Vulnerability is fixed.
      2. Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability is fixed.
      3. Support-4811677: Raw Search returned no data if search period is more than a month. This issue is fixed.
    2. 12.3 Build 123223

      Issue fixed:

      1. In the Inventory Snapshot page, the pie chart had a legend status color mismatch. This issue has been fixed.
      2. The XSS vulnerability issue in updateWidget API has now been fixed
    3. 12.3 Build 123222

      Issue fixed:

      1. Security vulnerability: SQL injection vulnerability in Mail Server settings has been fixed.
    4. 12.3 Build 123218

      New Log Format Supported:

      1. Barracuda Email Security Gateway

      New Features and Enhancements:

      1. Policy/Rule analysis, compliance report support and fetching configuration using firewall vendor API
        • Check Point devices
      2. Policy/Rule analysis, compliance report support and fetching configuration using CLI
        • Vyatta firewalls
        • Huawei firewalls
      3. Added 'Tray' Icon for Windows installation to start, stop, and get status of Firewall Analyzer.
      4. Changed 'Support' tab look and feel.
      5. New reports 'Active VPN Users' and 'VPN User Session Details' added under VPN reports.
      6. Quick links and Help cards provided for Discovery and Search reports.
      7. Selected 'Time Period' retained in all drill down snapshot reports, after zooming the time in live traffic widget.
      8. Enterprise Edition data exchange between Admin and Collector servers made secure for each requests and response.
      9. Firewall Analyzer startup time optimized; Made the internal modules to start in parallel.
      10. 'Raw Settings' page moved to 'Search' tab from 'Settings' page to avoid shuffling between tabs.

      Issues Fixed:

      1. SQL Injection vulnerability in Firewall Analyzer default reports has been fixed.
      2. Support ID: 4795348 - Change Management report for SonicWALL displays user names, who do not have access to firewall configuration. Fixed the issue.
      3. Cisco-Meraki log parsing issue fixed.
      4. Log parsing of Sophos and Cyberoam devices tuned to handle more log rate.
      5. Occasionally, 'Raw Tables' are not split properly, when log rate is high. Fixed the issue.
      6. In 'Rules Report' page, if the number of rows is less than 10, the CSV, Excel export option is missing. Fixed the issue.
      7. SNMP settings page is not closed automatically on successful configuration from 'Inventory' snapshot and list page.
      8. Fixed the issue of removing unnecessary API calls when criteria based 'Search' reports is loaded.
      9. Fixed the issue of table border misalignment for all the report table grids.
      10. Fixed the issue of headers for PaloAlto and NetScreen devices in 'Policy Overview' report by changing the 'Source Interface' & 'Destination Interface' headers to 'Source Zone' & 'Destination Zone'.
      11. When 'Only on Week Days' option is selected in 'Daily-Schedule', it was not working. This issue is fixed.
      12. 'Policy Overview' tab name changed.
      13. 'Unused Rule' header name changed.
      14. In 'Remote Host' option of 'Import Logs' page, the selected file is not getting marked. This issue is fixed.
      15. Fixed the issue of device name display in 'Live Traffic' widget even after the device is unselected.
      16. Fixed the issue of unrestricted 'Save' in 'Live Traffic' widget, if no device is selected.
      17. Fixed the issue of 'Icon' only option for horizontal menu change is not working in Central-Server.
      18. Fixed the issue of empty 'Standards' page, when the status of all firewall devices is 'UnManaged'.
      19. When 'Intranet Settings' is saved without any criteria, instead of alert message, it is getting saved. Fixed the issue to show alert message.
      20. In the 'Inventory - Device' detail widget, page redirection happens only when text is clicked. Fixed the issue for page redirection when clicked anywhere in the device row.
      21. Fixed the issue of missing 'On Demand' column header in 'Device Rule' settings page.
      22. Fixed the issue of missing tool tips for few icons.
      23. For Windows firewall, UDP port unblock rules added for Syslogs packets.
      24. For Windows firewall, TCP port unblock rules added for Telnet and SSH.
    5. 12.3 Build 123208


      • Menu hover feature helps to access all sub tab options without the hassle of navigation.
    6. 12.3 Build 123197

      New Device Supported:

      • F5 firewall device.

      New Features & Enhancements:

      • Horizontal menu bar made as default.
      • 'Add-Device' menu added to export Syslogs from firewalls.
      • SSH or Telnet based 'CLI terminal' to access firewalls from Firewall Analyzer.
      • 'Getting Started GUI' to guide the user to add devices and reports.
      • 'Quick links' and 'Help cards' for settings and report pages.
      • For trial and registered users, 'Live Chat' facility to contact sales-engineering team.
      • Introduced 'Password Policy' configuration for user management.
      • Login page customization for rebranding custom images.
      • In all report pages, optimized alignment of widgets.
      • Firewall Analyzer users can set their default menu bar (horizontal or vertical) using 'Menu Bar' menu.

      Issues Fixed:

      • Support ID: 4502293 - Fixed the issue of failure to fetch the device rule for Fortigate Vdom, because 'Pager' command was not working.
      • Support ID: 4502293 - Fixed the issue of failure to display of rule management reports for Vdom firewalls.
      • 'Select Policy' menu not working properly in Firefox browser. Fixed the issue.
      • Fixed the drill down issue in 'Dashboard - Security - Top N Attacks by Hits'.
      • Single device and all devices selection not working in 'Short summary' page of 'Inventory' device lists. Fixed the issue.
      • If the widget subtitle contains 'drill down link' - we need to provide the drill down/redirect to inventory action, when we click the link alone
      • In the 'Inventory - Short summary' page, 'Create Report/Alert Profile' tabs missing, navigating after add or edit from the 'Intranet, Exclude Host, Availability Alert' pages. Fixed the issue.
      • Minor UI enhancements in 'Inventory' page.
      • In the Firewall Analyzer - Distributed Edition - Admin Server, when a firewall was deleted, there was no processing message shown. Fixed the issue to show firewall delete processing message.
      • 'Delete widget' was not working in the 'Reports - Standard Report' page. Fixed the issue.
      • In the 'Inventory - Devices - Protocols' page, 'Protocol identifier' options were missing. Fixed the issue.
      • In the 'Active VPN Trend Report' page, Y-axis values were not displayed properly & was throwing NullPointerException while drill-down. Fixed these issues.
      • In the 'Device Rule, Exclude Criteria, Protocol Groups, Device Groups, Intranet Settings, Cloud-Repository, Exclude Hosts, SNMP settings, Alarm Profiles and User-IP Mapping (DHCP, AD/Proxy, Manual Mapping)' pages, to edit an entry you have to click on it. Now a proper 'Edit' icon is provided for each entry.
    7. 12.3 Build 123194


      • Firewall Analyzer now extends customization options to the login page. You can now choose to show/hide the copyrights and also change the background to an image of your choice.
    8. 12.3 Build 123182

      Issue fixed:

      • When Alarm profile is exported, alarm profile created by other users is not available in the xml file. This issues is fixed to show all profiles.
      • When syslog is imported, the IP address of the device was updated with link-local IP. Now the device is added with local IP.
      • Device rule configured firewall is listed as first resource in drop down of configuration related reports. This issue is fixed.
      • In Policy Overview page, drill down on some of the services showed no data. This issue is fixed.
      • SMS Setting shows 'Not Configured', even after 'SMPP' or 'SMS Gateway (Clickatell)' is configured. This issue is fixed.
      • Unknown protocol report drill down showed sent and received as kilobytes (KB), where as it is in bytes. Changed the header to fix this issue.
      • When the Report Profile is edited, 'Run on Week Days' could not be selected. This issues is fixed.
      • If schedule for Search Report is created, it did not get added properly. The issue is fixed.
      • In the Device Detail page, executed report profile details are not displayed. The issue is fixed.
      • Support ID: 4594278 - Raw Search result page sorting not working. Fixed the issue.
      • When Working Hour is configured, ranges like 8-12,15-18,19,20,21 were not allowed. The issue is fixed.
      • Assigning Credential Profile without selecting a profile was not throwing any error. This issue is fixed.
      • If only Traffic Log is selected, raw search was not allowed. Fixed the issue.
      • In Standards > Edit Settings page, after editing when Save button is clicked, page refreshes and goes to different device. This is fixed.
      • In the Inventory snapshot page, device edit slide comes over user settings page.This issues is fixed.
      • 'All device' option for 'operator' user in Snapshot page has been removed.
      • In the Collector list page, if any action is performed, the page will be refreshed automatically.
      • In the Inventory > Users list page, 'username' search was not working. This issue is fixed.
      • In the Alarms page of Operator user, Close icon-title is not shown properly on hover. This issue is fixed.
      • Free license text is removed from the DE Alert image.
      • For 'Operator' user, Support page icon was not working. Fixed the issue.
    9. 12.3 Build 123179

      Issue fixed:

      • Previously, the upgradation to build 123158 and above caused network interruptions in Windows 7 & 2008 R2. The issue is fixed now.
    10. 12.3 Build 123177

      Enhancements :

      • Support - 4709829: Added SSH protocol to fetch WatchGuard firewall configuration.
      • In Anomaly alert criteria page, a help message 'CIDR and CSV formats are allowed' has been added to Source and Destination fields.
      • When Report Profiles are created, removed unnecessary API call to improve UI performance.
      • In Cloud Services page of Inventory, 'Add repository' option is provided.

      Issues fixed :

      • Support - 4669580: SNMP based Live Report of PaloAlto devices was not working properly. This issue is fixed.
      • Local File Inclusion vulnerability is fixed.
      • Device drill down from Policy Optimization page of Dashboard was not working. The issues is fixed and redirected to Optimization page.
      • In Firewall Live Traffic widget of Inventory page, when 'Gbps' is selected as unit, the values shown were not accurate. The issue is fixed to plot the graph with granular values.
      • Alarm Profile notification option 'Run As Script' didn't accept arguments. The issue is fixed.
      • Support - 4623647: In Import Log page, Local Schedule option was not shown even when the client can be accessed from localhost.
      • Support - 4697639: In Fortigate syslog, VPN close log has duplicate entry which led to incorrect data. Handled it to fix the issue.
      • Support - 4723997: Traffic Trend Report graph was not plotted in order. This issue is fixed
      • Support - 4732194: Syslog port details were not shown properly in Device Details Page of Settings tab. The issue is fixed
      • Support - 4566694 : When a PaloAlto Rule Name contains 'index' value, wrong unused rule list is displayed. The issue is fixed.
      • Support - 4707871: Checkpoint VPN log parsing issue is fixed.
      • In MSSQL setup, Yearly table drop was not proper. The issue is fixed.
      • When extra device license was applied in the product, the manage and unmanage actions couldn't be performed till user restarts the product. This issue is fixed.
      • Header of SMS notification in Alert Profile page changed from 'Send Email based SMS' to 'Send SMS' to avoid misunderstanding.
      • In the Report Profile Notification page, a message "Use comma ',' separator for multiple mail ids" has been added for clear understanding.
      • Edit and Save Report Profile action returned wrong status message. The issue is fixed to show proper status message.
      • While saving Compliance Report Schedule, there was no status message. This issue is fixed to show the status message.
    11. 12.3 Build 123169

      Issue fixed:

      • Security vulnerability: Cross site scripting(XSS) and arbitrary file read vulnerability in Fail Over has been fixed. [CVE-2018-12997, CVE-2018-12998]
    12. 12.3 Build 123164

      New device supported:

      • MikroTik

      New features:

      • Simulate firewall logs - You can simulate firewall logs for different vendors to check all the reports in Firewall Analyzer. Log simulation is available for Fortigate, PaloAlto, CheckPoint, Juniper SRX and Squid Proxy devices.


      • Added more than 3000 websites to the Cloud Repository.
      • Option to plot Dashboard Live traffic graph in 'Kbps/Mbps/Gbps' is available.
      • Support ID: 4598454 - Updated IP to Country database.
      • Support ID: 4573349 - When you import syslog, you can map the logs to the existing device.
      • Support ID: 4590527 - Export to CSV format option is available for expanded view of all 'Inventory' page widgets.
      • 'Admin Report' for PaloAlto available. It covers details of user login, log out, and commands executed.
      • Auto refresh option provide to 'Live Syslog Viewer' page.
      • Mail content format enhanced for scheduled 'Standards' report.
      • Additional tabs Bandwidth, Sites, Apps, and VPN are added in 'Device' inventory snapshot page for better access.
      • License count, number of managed devices and remaining devices count now available under ' License Management' page.
      • Now 'bps' value is formatted to readable format in Bandwidth Alert mail content.

      Issues fixed:

      • Support ID: 4588018 - While creating Alarm profile, configuring more than 50 criteria makes the page unresponsive. This issue is now fixed.
      • Refresh option in 'Dashboard Live Traffic' widget was not working. Now the issue is resolved.
      • AD User-IP Mapping had two entry for an user with Old and New IP. The duplication issue is rectified now.
      • Support ID: 4579510 - Incorrect Rule Name was shown for Zyxel firewall. This issue is now fixed.
      • Support ID: 4480507 - Invalid Byte Sequence Error while loading FirewallRecords table is fixed.
      • While parsing Sonicwall configuration, network objects with IP-range and IPv6 objects were not handled properly. It is fixed now.
      • Finding 'Unused Objects' from configuration file had discrepancy. Now it is rectified.
      • In Japanese Installation, when logs are imported, reports were generated for current time instead of log time. This issue is resolved.
      • 'Edit Interface' & 'Edit Interface Names' were not working, when edited for the second time. This issue is now fixed.
      • Occasionally, the 'Inventory' page became empty when 'Back' icon was clicked. This issue is now resolved.
      • Even after changing display name of Firewall, ' Resource Name' was displayed when user was added from User Management page. Now the issue is fixed to show the device list with display name while assigning device.
      • When Credential Profile was edited, the 'Email' field became empty. Now the issue is fixed to show the given Email Id in that field.
    13. 12.3 Build 123156
      • License Agreement has been updated.
      • Promotions related to ITOM Events will be displayed in the UI header after login.
    14. 12.3 Build 123151

      Bug Fixes:

      • In Group Chat Module, "Operator" user was not restricted from viewing the list of users, their User ID and Email addresses. This issue has been fixed.
      • EncryptPassword.bat has been removed due to DOS attack.
      • Path Traversal vulnerability in uploadMib API has been fixed (Reported by Pulse Security).
    15. 12.3 Build 123137

      New features:

      • Introduced 'Audit Report' for all add, delete, and update actions done by Firewall Analyzer user. All the user actions are logged.
      • Option to search personal information like Email, phone number and user name across the product and replace them with another user is available under 'Privacy Settings'


      • 'Security Audit Report' is now available in PDF format. You can export the report in PDF format from client.
      • Disclaimer added in exported PDF & CSV to convey availability of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of GDPR.

      Issues fixed:

      • Option to add new Custom Report was not visible in UI. Now the issue is fixed.
    16. 12.3 Build 123129
      • Path Traversal vulnerability in uploadMib API has been fixed.
      • The RemodeCodeExecution(RCE) vulnerability occurring while testing scripts has been fixed.
      • The SQL injection vulnerability in "FailOverHelperServlet" for the operation 'standbyprobestatus' has been fixed.
      • The SQL injection vulnerability in "FailOverHelperServlet" for the operation 'getprobenetworkshare' has been fixed.
      • In Group Chat Module, "Operator" user was not restricted from viewing the list of users, their User ID and Email addresses. This issue has been fixed.
      • Previously, "Operator" user was not restricted from viewing the URL monitors in the Inventory Page. This issue has been fixed.
      • Previously, "Operator" user was not restricted from being able to modify the background color and the tile color in the 3D floor view page. This issue has been fixed.
    17. 12.3 Build 123126

      Admin Server

      • Enterprise edition for 12.3 version
      • Data Migration tool for enterprise edition 8.5 customers to upgrade to 12.3

      Standalone/Collector Server

      • Compliance reports and Policy/Rule Management support for WatchGuard device
      • Compliance reports and Policy/Rule Management support for SonicWALL device.
      • Policy/Rule re-order report for PaloAlto device
    18. 12.3 Build 123092


      • Default reports enhanced with drill down option to second and third level. Particularly for 'Unknown Protocols', you can drill down up to raw log level.
      • 'End User' feature moved to 'Firewall Inventory' tab. You can get 'End User' details from 'Users' Tab.
      • 'Rule Management' and 'Compliance Reports' files stored in Firewall Analyzer server directory are encrypted now.
      • User information is encrypted at the database storage.
      • 'CSV Export' option is available for 'Rule Management' reports.
      • 'Scheduled Report' mail format is enhanced to show properly aligned mail content.
      • Support - 4458020: In 'Change Management' report, new column has been added to show the IP address of user from which he did configuration changes.
      • Support - 4429668: 'Admin' report is available for Huawei Firewall. You can view user login, logout and command executed reports.

      Issues Fixed

      • Support - 4477638: Fixed the issue of incorrect data shown in 'Policy Optimization reports' for some PaloAlto devices.
      • Support - 4519337: Fixed the issue of not fetching configuration files from SonicWALL firewalls due to incorrect SCP command.
      • Support - 4497009: Fixed issues in 'Denied Events' and URL log parsing for Juniper SRX devices.
      • Support - 4510780: Fixed the issue of wrong time period shown in i-Filter reports data, due to non-processing of time stamp available in the logs.
      • Support - 4496764: Fixed the issue of mismatch in rules count of unused rules and total rules displayed for some PaloAlto firewalls.
      • Issue - 126991: In PaloAlto firewall 'Policy Overview' page, no data was displayed when clicked on some source and destination objects. This issue is fixed.
      • Fixed the issue of no data display in 'Total Bytes' column in Trend Micro device reports, due to non-processing of byte value available in the logs.
    19. 12.3 Build 123083


      • Dashboard loading has been revamped and optimized for better performance.
      • In the Login page, iPhone/Android and iPad application download links have been included.
      • License expiry information in header had a few alignment issues. This has now been fixed.
      • User Icon with product details and about information has been moved to right top corner.
      • In the Inventory page, product based tabs have been moved horizontally.
      • Sign out option has been moved from Quick links to User details menu.
      • Support icon has been added for (Mail, Apply license, phone number, SIF, User guide, Videos, Service pack, ThreadDump, DB Query & view Logs) links.
      • In support page, the Query page under DB Query will be opened in a new window without ember.
    20. 12.3 Build 123064


      • Provision to configure each device in the Inventory itself. For a single device, you can configure Report, Alert, Device Rule, and SNMP in one place.
      • Ad-hoc reports are listed in the drill down page of 'Device' under Inventory.
      • 'Device' summary widget under Inventory, is enhanced to show more device configuration options.
      • Cloud Control Repository updated and new services added.
      • 'No Data' message will be displayed in widget header, if a widget has no data to display. If the widget has data, total number of rows will be displayed.
      • Reduced the 'Inventory' page loading time.
      • By default, indexing enabled for Security Logs.
      • Support Id: 4400799 - New widget added under drill down page of 'Cloud Control'. The widget shows all source IP addresses, who accessed the corresponding 'Cloud' service.

      Issue Fixes

      • Support Id: 4223153 - Bandwidth Alert profiles created with criteria 'mbps' were not working. This issue is fixed.
      • Support Id: 4223153 - URL report, date and priority parsing issues of pfSense firewall is fixed.
      • Support Id: 4275699 - When one Juniper SRX device was added it was displayed as two devices. This was due to absence of firewall name in some syslogs. This issue is fixed to show it as a one device.
      • Issue Id: 124479 - Earlier user couldn't edit the report filter while creating 'Report Profile'. Now 'Edit' option provided for the report filters to fix the issue.
      • Issue Id:126112 - After selecting custom time period in 'Inventory' drill down page, the end time was not shown properly. This issue is fixed.
      • Issue Id:126077 - In 'Add Credential Profile' page, 'Device Type' option is moved up near 'Protocol' for better accessibility.
      • Issue Id:126332 - In 'Device Rule' list page, sorting of any column, removed 'Fetch Rules' and 'Security Audit Report' icons. This issue is fixed.
    21. 12.3 Build 123057

      Vulnerability fixes

      • DDI-VRT-2018-02 – Unauthenticated Blind SQL Injection via /servlets/RegisterAgent
      • DDI-VRT-2018-03 – Unauthenticated Blind SQL Injection via /servlets/StatusUpdateServlet and /servlets/AgentActionServlet
      • DDI-VRT-2018-04 – Multiple Unauthenticated Blind SQL Injections via /embedWidget
      • DDI-VRT-2018-05 – Unauthenticated XML External Entity Injection via /SNMPDiscoveryURL
      • DDI-VRT-2018-06 – Unauthenticated Blind SQL Injection via /unauthenticatedservlets/ELARequestHandler and /unauthenticatedservlets/NPMRequestHandler
      • DDI-VRT-2018-07 – User Enumeration via /servlets/ConfServlet.
    22. 12.3 Build 123052

      Issues fixed

      • Issue: The possibility to fetch user details through ConfServlet has been fixed and is secured now.
    23. 12.3 Build 123045

      New device/log format support

      • Support Id: 4385377 - i-Filter Version10 device logs support


      • System settings (General and logging) page added for Firewall Analyzer module to enhance the customization
      • Drill-down, from graph, for all reports along with table values
      • Labels for the reports graph for X and Y axis are shown
      • Custom time period has been shown properly in Inventory, Reports, Standards and End-Users reports based on earlier time selection
      • Inventory snapshot start-time and end-time shown for all time periods under clock icon
      • Filter option provided for source in live Syslog viewer

      Issues fixed

      • Issue Id: 122137 - Missed internationalization keys in Compliance Standard Reports fixed.
      • Issue Id: 123950 - Non-internationalized Total & other key are internationalized in Firewall reports.
      • Issue Id: 125439 - Disabling VDOM in User Config option deletes all device rules configured.
      • Issue Id: 125440 - Newly supported 'Device Rule Vendor' list added in Credential Profile page.
      • Issue Id: 121670 - Log Level debug settings for logger-name not handled.
      • Issue Id: 125070 - Graph Unit is not internationalized in snapshot widget header.
      • Issue Id: 123955 - 'No Data' string in some graph is not internationalized.
      • Issue Id: 123859 - Live Report drill-down didn't pass proper time-range.
      • Issue Id: 125582 - While sorting the column in table data leads to table empty in Traffic Trend report.
      • Issue Id: 125598 - Getting 'NullPointerException' in weekly trend comparison reports page.
      • Issue Id: 125456 - Getting 'NullPointerException' while parsing SonicWall logs.
      • Support Id: 4343907 - Data movement to data tables isn't working due to large duration value in few Syslogs in SonicWALL device.
    24. 12.3 Build 123027


      • The 'Automatic/On-click/No lookup' options of Resolve DNS in global settings synchronized for all widgets.
      • Two more SMS service Clickatell and AppSMS supported to send SMS notifications for 'Alarms, Configuration changes, and Availability Alerts'

      Issues fixed

      • 123396 - If dashboard data is with '\', in its drilldown page data is shown without '\' . The issue is resolved to display it properly.
      • 121669 - When Traffic Conversation Table in Interface drilldown page is expanded, it was displaying only top 10 rows. Issue fixed to display complete data.
      • 123760 - In CCTV view, Operator can view unauthorized device's Live Traffic. Issue is fixed by hiding it.
      • 122774 - In one of the 'Proxy Reports', when Search icon is clicked, empty page was displayed. Issue fixed to display appropriate page.
      • 123955 - 'No Data' message not internationalized in some graphs, issue fixed by internationalizing it.
      • 122298 - In dashboard traffic and security statistics report, when Search icon is clicked, empty page was displayed. Issue fixed to display appropriate page.
      • 124212 - 'In' & 'Out' legends in Device Summary graph were not internationalized, issue fixed by internationalizing it.
      • 121712 - Fixed memory handling issue, during user association and manual IP mapping when device is deleted.
      • 123826 - Fixed an issue in reimport option of manual IP mapping.
      • 120736 - Fixed issues in FWA Availability alert page UI and Disable notification link in the alert notification mail
      • 122140 - Fixed an issue in script error handling, when a schedule is added for Compliance report without selecting any type of standards.
      • 125095 - In standard compliance reports, if clicked to drill down the report, the table values are not displayed. Fixed the issue for table value display.
      • 125093 - User with '\' character could not be added, for 'End Users' reports. Fixed the issue to add user.
      • 123942 - There was an UI alignment issue in NetFlow widget populated in OpManager's End Users report. Fixed the issue to align the UI.
      • 122493 - In the dashboard, snapshot view of Cloud Users report, fixed the issue of missing 'Expand View' icon.
      • 124899 - Fixed the issue in Disable notification option of the change management alert notification mail.
      • 124613 - When TLS option was configured in Mail Server settings, mail notifications for alerts were not sent. Fixed the issue to send mails.
      • 124090 - Fixed the misalignment issue in Policy Overview report table. This was for MS SQL database.
      • 122970 - When a new report type is added with the existing name, 'Success' message is displayed. Fixed the issue to display 'Failed' message.
      • 125067 - Fixed the issue to populate rule details of SRX devices, when the configuration file is not having network object details.
      • 125059 - In the 'Unused Rules' report of 'Rule Management', the resource criteria is not applied properly. Fixed the issue to apply the resource criteria properly.
      • 4245966 - In FWA, log entries for unsuccessful console login attempt on Cisco ASA devices are not there. Fixed the issue to get entries.
      • 4206352 - Issue, in SonicWALL log parsing for protocol, is fixed.
      • 4086698 - All the IPs are not getting resolved into names, when 'Resolve DNS' is set to 'Automatic'. Fixed the issue to resolve all IPs.
      • 4250080 - When scheduled PDF report page count is more than 100, the total page count in PDF footer was not proper. Fixed the issue for proper page count.
      • 4300246 - Fixed the out of memory error generated when change management report was accessed.
    25. 12.3 Build 123008

      Issue fixes

      • Device rule configuration using SCP protocol was not functioning in build 12300. Now this issue is fixed.
      • Sometimes, SRX marked as unsupported device, if Firewall Analyzer receives unsupported log as the very first record. Now, wait time is added to check more received logs to avoid unparsed error.
      • System performance and custom dashboard view were missing when logged in for the first time. Now the issue is fixed and the user can view both.
      • Editing widget "Top N Hosts by Traffic" and selecting Protocol under category makes the widget to show data of protocol-group by traffic. Now, the issue is fixed by showing Protocol-Group instead of Protocol in dashboard widget - edit section.
      • 'Live Syslog Viewer' status shown as 'undefined' when we do continuous refresh. Now the status message handling issue is fixed in the server side to show proper status in the UI for continuous refresh.
      • Increased the data dumb volume from base table 'Firewall Records' to next level data table for database performance increase.
      • Inventory Interface snapshot traffic conversation report's last row was not shown properly in UI. Now the issue is fixed and the report loads the data properly.
      • Graph units option provided in the Inventory LiveReports page was not in proper sequence. This is issue is fixed and the units are now shown in proper order like kbps,mbps and gbps.
      • When the user selects all predefined reports while creating a report profile, received PDF shows all the reports name in the home page without proper alignment. Now, Alert Message added for Report Profile reports selection

      New Features

      • Previously, there was no option to view the selected time-period of each dashboard widgets. Now, sub-header details will be shown in each widgets with device information along with time-period applied.
    26. 12.3 Build 12300

      New Devices/Log Formats Supported

      • Trend Micro IWSVA 6.5
      • Palo Alto VPN logs
      • FortiGate Management logs
      • Juniper SRX Management logs
      • SonicWall IPSec VPN logs
      • New easy to use revamped web client

      New Features

      • 'Insider Threat' reports to track internal user's cloud application usage
      • Drill down for all dashboard reports
      • Exclude IP/IP range/network from reporting
      • URL and VPN reports for Inventory report user drill down
      • Live report for Proxy servers
      • Live report drill down for device and interfaces from Inventory
      • Interface Live Traffic widgets in Custom Dashboard
      • End User widgets in Custom Dashboard
      • Anomaly Alerts based on Country
      • User specific reports for Proxy servers
      • Option to export report as CSV on demand
      • Option to use Management IP address to fetch device configuration
      • Option to configure 'Row Count' for on-demand PDF/CSV report export
      • More reports for Rules in Device snapshot
    27. 12.2 Build 12200

      12.2 - Build 12200 - Standalone Edition

      The general features available in this release are:

      New Features

      • Firewall Analyzer is integrated with OpManager
      • New easy to use revamped web client
      • Schedule option for Interface live report

      New Device/Logs/Reports

      • WebMarshal Proxy Server
      • Juniper-SRX - VDOM logs support
      • McAfee - SideWinder Firewall
      • i-Filter Proxy Server
      • PfSense open source firewall
  3. System Requirements
    1. Platform Requirements

      Hardware Platform

      • 1GHz Pentium Dual Core processor or equivalent
      • 2 GB of RAM
      • 5 GB of disk space
      • Monitor that supports 1024x768 resolution

      Please refer our web site for recommended system requirements

      Software Platform


      • Windows 8
      • Windows 7
      • Windows NT
      • Windows 2000
      • Windows XP
      • Windows Vista
      • Windows 2000 Server
      • Windows 2003 Server
      • Windows 2008 Server
      • Windows 2012 Server
      • Windows 2016 Server


      • Ubuntu
      • Fedora
      • OpenSuSE
      • CentOS
      • Red Hat RHEL
      • Mandrake
      • Mandriva
      • Debian


    2. Web Browser Requirements
      • Internet Explorer 8 and later
      • Firefox 4 and later
      • Chrome 8 and later
  4. Installation
    1. Installing and Uninstalling

      This section explains the key steps for installing Firewall Analyzer. Refer the User Guide for detailed Firewall Analyzer installation information.

      Installing on Windows

      • Double-click the ManageEngine_OpManager_FireWall.exe or ManageEngine_OpManager_FireWall_64bit.exe file to launch setup program

      Uninstalling from Windows

      • Click on Start > Programs > ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer x > Uninstall Firewall Analyzer to uninstall Firewall Analyzer from the machine.

      Installing on Linux

      • Assign execute permission to the ManageEngine_FireWallAnalyzer.bin or ManageEngine_FireWallAnalyzer_64bit.bin file using the following command:
        chmod a+x ManageEngine_FireWallAnalyzer.bin or ManageEngine_FireWallAnalyzer_64bit.bin
      • Execute the following command:
        ./ManageEngine_FireWallAnalyzer.bin or

        Note: If you get an error message stating that the temp directory does not have enough space, try executing this command with the -is:tempdir <directory_name> option (where <directory_name> is the absolute path of an existing directory)
        ./ManageEngine_Firewall_Analyzer_x_linux.bin -is:tempdir <directory_name>

      • Follow the instructions in the setup program.

      Uninstalling from Linux

      • Navigate to the <Firewall Analyzer Home>/server/_uninst directory.
      • Execute the command:
      • You will be asked to confirm your choice, after which Firewall Analyzer is uninstalled.
    2. Default ports used by Firewall Analyzer

      The following are the default ports used by Firewall Analyzer:

      Web Server port (to access from a web browser): 8500 (TCP)

      Firewall Listener port (to direct firewall, proxy logs): 514, 1514 (UDP)

      PostgreSQL port (to connect to the built-in PostgreSQL database): 33336 (TCP)

  5. Starting and Shutting Down

    Starting in Windows

    1. Click on Start > Programs > ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer x > Firewall Analyzer to start the server.
      Alternatively you can navigate to the <Firewall Analyzer Home>\bin folder, and invoke the run.bat file.
    2. Once the server has successfully started, you can either use the Start WebClient tray-icon option or alternatively open a web browser and type the URL, http://<hostname>:8500
      (replace <hostname> with the name of the machine on which Firewall Analyzer is installed, and 8500 with the web server port specified during installation).

    Shutting Down from Windows

    1. Click on Start > Programs > ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer x > Shutdown Firewall Analyzer to shut down the server. Alternatively you can navigate to the <Firewall Analyzer Home>\bin folder, and invoke the shutdown.bat file. As already mentioned, you can also make use of the tray-icon option Shutdown Server

    Starting in Linux

    1. Navigate to the <Firewall Analyzer Home>/bin directory and execute the file to start the Firewall Analyzer server.
    2. >
    3. Once the server has successfully started, open a web browser and type the URL, http://<hostname>:8500 (replace <hostname> with the name of the machine on which Firewall Analyzer is installed, and 8500 with the web server port specified during installation)

    Shutting down from Linux

    1. Navigate to the <Firewall Analyzer Home>/bin directory, and execute the file to shut down the server.
  6. Document Set

    The documentation set for this product includes:

    • This README.html - version enhancements, basic installation, known issues, release notes Online
    • Help - Context-sensitive help screens that provide guidance for performing a task
    • User Guide - Includes a product overview, and sections such as frequently asked questions, troubleshooting tips, etc.
  7. Contact Information

    Technical Support:
    Web site: |
    Toll-free: +1 888 720 9500

    Firewall Analyzer licenses usually include the right to patches, service packs, and minor upgrades apart from technical support for one (1) year from the date of purchase. After the first year, Maintenance must be renewed on an annual basis.

  8. About ZOHO Corp®

    Enabling Management Your WayTM

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