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InsideOut Firewall Reporter Unravels the Mysteries of Your Firewall Logs
The most important piece of hardware that protects your network from intruders, hackers, and outside traffic is your firewall. Firewalls process an enormous

firewall 1  information immediately from the firewall that can be turned into useful reports. InsideOut's automated reports be generated on schedule as a server task and then delivered by e-mail. The report screen is made up of a tabbed report area and a Report Settings panel that is used to set report selection criteria. As can be seen in Figure 1, IFR organizes data into an easy to read graph. Click for Figure 1 Traffic Allowed Through the Firewall Under the Report Settings heading, you can see the filters that

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