Cisco Meraki™ WAP Logs

Configuration Guide

Updated Jan 31, 2023

Cisco Meraki™ WAP Logs

Configure a Cisco Meraki™ WAP to send logs to Arctic Wolf Direct link to this section


You can configure a Cisco Meraki™ wireless access point (WAP) to send the necessary logs to Arctic Wolf for monitoring security information.

  1. Sign in to the Cisco Meraki™ dashboard as an administrator.

  2. In the navigation menu, click Network-wide > General.

  3. In the Logging section, click Add a syslog server.

  4. In the table, do the following:

    • Server IP — Enter the IP address of your Arctic Wolf physical or virtual sensor.
    • Port — Keep the default UDP port value of 514.
    • Roles — Select Security events and Appliance event log from the list.

      Note: Role options vary depending on your network type (for example, Switch or Combined hardware) and licensing. Consult with your Concierge Security® Team if you need assistance selecting roles for your WAP.

  5. Click Save.

  6. Contact your Concierge Security® Team to inform them that you have configured syslog forwarding, and to validate that the logs are being ingested appropriately. Include the following information:

    • Confirmation that you have completed the steps in this configuration guide.
    • The IP address you used during the configuration.
    • Any other questions or comments that you have.

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