Where does the ASA hold logs for Top usage stats

Posted on 2011-10-18
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I have an ASA that has no syslogging setup as yet. Despite this, I can go in and look at top usage stats for the last 24 hours on the Firewall dashboard.
Where does the ASA hold the logs for these stats?
If I go to logging to look at the buffer, it only seems to hold logs for the previous 30 seconds.
What I need is to be a ble to look at the raw logs that produce these stats.
Question by:sherryfitzgroup
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    Expert Comment

    Hello ;

    here's a white paper on how to configure logging on ASA Firewalls.

    hope it helps
    let me know about it
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    Author Comment

    I know how to setup logging, but I'm wondering where are the top usage stats pulled from?
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    You have to configure the logs to go to one of the following.

    Sending Syslog Messages to an SNMP Server

    •Sending Syslog Messages to a Syslog Server

    •Sending Syslog Messages to the Console Port

    •Sending Syslog Messages to an E-mail Address

    •Sending Syslog Messages to ASDM

    •Sending Syslog Messages to a Telnet or SSH Session

    •Sending Syslog Messages to the Internal Log Buffer

    •Sending All Syslog Messages in a Class to a Specified location...

    Fundalk .....
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    Spot on fundalk

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