Firewall Analyzer can analyze, report, and archive logs from your SonicWALL Firewalls (it also supports other firewalls). Firewall Analyzer supports logs received from SonicWALL Internet Security Appliance versions 4.1 and 5.x, SonicWALL PRO-VX, SonicWALL PRO, SonicWALL XPRS2 or XPRS, SonicWALL DMZ, SonicWALL SOHO2 or SOHO, and SonicWALL TELE2 or TELE.
You need to configure SonicWALL firewalls to direct the log streams to the inbuilt syslog server of Firewall Analyzer.
Firewall syslogs reveal a lot of information on the nature of traffic coming in and going out of the firewall, allows you to plan your bandwidth requirement based on the bandwidth usage across the firewalls Analyzing these firewall traffic logs is vital to understanding network and bandwidth usage and plays an important role in business risk assessment. Firewall Analyzer offers many features that help in collecting, analyzing and reporting on SonicWALL logs.
Since the time duration attribute is not supported on SonicWALL device, Live Reports are not available for SonicWALL in Firewall Analyzer. The following reports are available in SonicWALL firewall:
"The implementation was so easy and the Firewall Analyzer immediately started showing me how much inbound and outbound traffic was passing through our firewalls.I now use Firewall Analyzer daily!"