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System Log Forwarding

This option allows users to add configuration lines to the syslog configuration. Only forwarding entries are allowed. An example syslog configuration line would be:

*.debug @192.168.0.12

The setting, above, sends syslog messages with a priority of “debug” (or higher) to a system with the IPv4 address of 192.168.0.12 (change this IP address to that of your syslog server). After entering the desired value, click Configure System Log.

  • Certificates can be uploaded.
  • Encrypted syslog is supported.

Note: In the example, the Appliance selects only a subset of all possible generated syslog messages. (In this case, it specifically leaves out all the info level messages the Appliance normally generates.)

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