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This section describes how to view event logs in a specified time (for example, today), including attack and request statistics, the number of attacks from the top 5 source IP addresses, and event distribution.

Prerequisites

Login credentials have been obtained.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the management console.
  2. Click in the upper left corner of the management console and select a region or project.
  3. Choose Security > Web Application Firewall. The Dashboard page is displayed.
  4. In the domain name drop-down list, select a domain name to view its event logs. The query time can be Yesterday, Today, Past 3 days, Past 7 days, or Past 30 days (see Figure 1).

    NOTE:

    You can select All domain names or a specific domain name from the drop-down list.

    Figure 1 Viewing event logs
    Table 1 Parameter description of event logs

    Parameter

    Description

    Remarks

    Requests

    Total number of requests to the specified domain name

    If All domain names is selected, the total number of requests to all domain names is displayed.

    N/A

    Peak Value

    Maximum number of requests to the specified domain name per second

    N/A

    Attacks

    Number of attacks on the specified domain name

    N/A

    Attack Sources

    Number of sources that attack the specified domain name

    N/A

    Attacks

    Trend of attacks

    The trend of attacks is displayed by default.

    Requests

    Trend of requests

    Click Requests to view the trend of requests.

    Event Distribution

    Types of attack events

    • Click any colored area in the event distribution circle under Event Distribution to view the type, number, and proportion of an attack.
    • To stop displaying information about a specific type of event, click the corresponding legend with the same color to the right of the circle.

    Top 5 Source IP Addresses (Attacks)

    Top 5 attack source IP addresses and their cumulative number of attacks

    N/A