Cisco Cloud Web Security Log Extraction
Deliver Security as a Service
Cisco Cloud Web Security (CWS) Log Extraction allows CWS customers to automatically pull web usage data quickly and securely for analysis using an S3 compatible HTTPS API.
CWS reporting in ScanCenter allows customers to report on all aspects of employee browsing activity. It also provides views on blocked threats, top sites visited, social media usage, bandwidth usage and many other aspects of online activity.
With the explosion of Big Data in organizations today, customers want a way to integrate and correlate the data from CWS with other data in the customer organization. The primary use case f or integrating CWS browsing log data with customer on-premises sy stems is integration with ‘Security Inf ormation and Event Management’ (SIEM) systems. However, Log Extraction can be used with a variety of reporting and analysis tools.
With Log Extraction on CWS reporting and analy sis tools will be able to automatically pull web usage data quickly and securely for analysis using an HTTPS programmable interface.
The log data is compiled in W3C text format and log inf ormation consisting of 28 attributes. Typically , the log information is available within 15 minutes of the event occurring.
Table 1. 28 Accessible Attributes Provided by Log Extraction
|28 Accessible Attributes Provided by Log Extraction|
S3 compatible API
Cisco CWS Log Extraction is using an open source implementation of t he S3 API, which is a popular Application Programming Interf ace (API) used by Amazon Web Serv ices. Cloud Web Security log extraction is hosted on Cisco’s own inf rastructure and the S3 compatible API enables compatibility with other S3 compatible tools.
Where can I find information more information about the S3 API?
Licensing and User Count
The Log Extraction subscription follows the existing CWS f ramework of 1, 3, and 5 year terms with user -based pricing tiers. Subscriptions are available for customers with 25 users and all the way to 100,000 or more users.
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- Pricing and product availability subject to change without notice.