Thursday , 27 October 2016

Find out what users are doing on your network with WatchGuard XTM


Find out what users are doing on your network with WatchGuard XTM :-

If you are network administrator, it’s really important for you to know what’s going on your network. If your network is secured with WatchGuard XTM firewall then you have option to view what user’s are doing on your network. What site they are visiting and many more. :-)

Open WatchGuard System Manager ( WSM ) on your management PC and click on the HostWatch icon to open HostWatch. It will show you your all trusted connected network to other network.


If you want to view connected network for particular IP-address then click on the View and select the Filter option.


Now click on the Trusted Hosts tab and unchecked the show all option and enter IP-address of desired IP-address and click on the Add option to add this IP-address.


it will show you all connected website with particular IP-address.


here, you have interesting thing, Suppose your particular IP-address is consuming too much bandwidth on your network and you want to block this User to access internet for some time to give him a hard time .:-) just right-click on the particular IP-address, you have the option to  Block Sites for particular IP-address.


and define your time for blocking.


If you want to know more about your network, Check the Log-manager and Firebox System manager.

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About Syed Balal Rumy

A 27 year Tech Geek and a blogger from India ( Bihar ) , live in New Delhi. I am MCITP , CEHv8 , CCNA , CCNA Security , CCNP Security , Security + and CCSA certified. Loves to write tech articles based on my real experiences.

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