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I have a symantec V200R VPN / Firewall I dont seem to be able to find how it logs the traffic.  Does anyone know if it can or not ?  Or does anyone know of any good software that is easy to setup that will monitor the internet traffic produced on the network.



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Hi,
maybe you can use Ethereal for traffic monitoring.
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by:WanMan
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Symantec hardware firewall? The only v200r I know of is the "WatchGuard" one. No disrespect is intended but are you sure that is the correct model number?
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depends on how deeply you want to monitor, but heres a few of the tools i use:

SNMP trending (will graph netflow off cisco devices as well)
http://www.cacti.net/

Host availability monitoring
http://www.nagios.org

Intrusion detection
http://www.squid.org
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The best of the best?

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It can produce you real-time reports; per user analysis, per hour traffic, most visited sites and forth... and it is compatible with Symantec products... the only disadvantage is the price tag:

Links:
Firewall suite products info:
http://www.netiq.com/products/fwr/default.asp

Compatibility:
http://www.netiq.com/products/fwr/compatible.asp

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