Sophos Firewall Log Analyzer

Gaining Internet activity insights and keeping abreast about security events is a challenging task as the security appliance generates a huge quantity of security and traffic logs. With a package of features, Firewall Analyzer's reporting capability for Sophos firewall appliance fit like a glove enabling you to strengthen the network security. Firewall Analyzer lets you to collect, archive, analyze Sophos device logs and generate security and forensic reports.

Sophos firewall security and capacity management

With Firewall Analyzer, you can access pre-defined reports that help in analyzing bandwidth usage and understanding security and network activities. These reports helps you to study the security vulnerability with top denied hosts, blocked URL hits, attacks, targets, virus, affected hosts, spam, receiving hosts.

Sophos Network Security and Capacity Management

Sophos firewall bandwidth capacity planning

Trend reports in Firewall Analyzer trace patterns in network behavior and bandwidth usage over time. Analysis of trend reports gives better insight into the nature of web site traffic or network traffic, and helps you make decisions on capacity planning, business risk assessment, bandwidth management, traffic shaping, and network security posture.

Sophos firewall bandwidth capacity planning

Sophos firewall bandwidth monitoring

Firewall Analyzer provides you a unique way to monitor the Internet traffic of the network in near real-time. Firewall traffic data is collected and analyzed to get granular details about the traffic across each firewall. There is no requirement for any probes or collection agents to get these details on the traffic.

Sophos firewall bandwidth monitoring

Sophos traffic analyzer

Firewall Analyzer measures network traffic based on the analysis of logs received from different network firewalls. Firewall logs are collected, archived, and analyzed to get granular details about traffic across Sophos firewall devices.

Employee Internet Usage Monitoring

Employee internet usage monitoring

With Firewall Analyzer for Sophos, you can maximize the business usage of Internet bandwidth using employee Internet monitoring. You can fine-tune the Firewall policies to block or restrict bandwidth guzzling web sites and in turn effectively control the employee Internet usage. This will ensure that the bandwidth is available for smooth functioning of the business.

Sophos firewall alerts

Apart from exhaustive firewall reports with respect to network security, Firewall Analyzer offers comprehensive alarms and their notifications.

Alarms can be generated for an anomalous security criteria, bandwidth values, and any normal criteria of security interest.

Alarms can be notified via email and SMS. It can trigger a script to achieve various threat mitigation activities. Alarms are also displayed in the UI screen.


Sophos supported versions

Company Firewall/Version WELF Certified Other Log Format
Sophos UTM 9.0 or later Available Available
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