Manual Chapter : Overview

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  • 17.1.0, 17.0.0, 16.1.4, 16.1.3, 16.1.2, 16.1.1, 16.1.0, 16.0.1, 16.0.0
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You can create
Protection Logging profiles to log information on client attempts to login to the website protected by your
BIG-IP DataSafe
profile and to log information on alerts sent by the BIG-IP system. Once the logging profile is properly configured, the BIG-IP system sends the
Protection logs to a third-party platform of your choice. The logging profile includes an option to create your own template to determine what information is included in the logs, or to use a default template. You can also set a rate-limit for the number of log messages that can be sent per second.
There are two main steps for setting up the logging profile, which are:
  1. Create the logging profile.
  2. Associate the logging profile with
    a BIG-IP DataSafe