Syslog Configuration for Cisco ASA

Configuration Guide

Overview Direct link to this section

This document describes how to configure your Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) to send the necessary logs to Arctic Wolf for monitoring security information.

Configuring your Cisco ASA Direct link to this section

To configure Cisco ASA for syslog forwarding:

  1. Run the following command to find the route to the Arctic Wolf Sensor syslog server:
show route “AW_sensor_ip_address”
  1. From the output of the previous command, note the interface name, such as INSIDE_IF.

  2. Run the following command to configure the syslog parameters, where <interface_name> is the interface name and <ip_address> is the Arctic Wolf Sensor IP address:

config t
logging host<interface_name>” “<ip_address>
logging trap informational