Greetings, long time listener fist time caller.
So this question has been brought up several times in my Organization and although I have never spent extensive time looking for a feature, it is always in the back of my mind when I am working on the FW. So like everyone I tend to use up more than my fair share of syslog/splunk space. I have cut back on what I am logging and am always up against that when I add new features. What I am wondering is am I missing some feature that allows you to not log every session? By that I mean you are logging dropped traffic, someone is attempting some attack, in the logs it might have the same entry 100 times in a minute say. Is there anyway to say only log the first one? My understanding is you log something or you don't. I can log say blocked RDP attempts or not, but I can't say only log the first one or only like 1 out of every 10 identical attempts or anything like that? I know you can do a lot of this with filters for splunk just wondering if you can do any on the FWs or on Panorama before it is sent to syslog.
# set deviceconfig setting logging log-suppression yes
This enabled a repeat count for such events, so you only get one log with a repeat count instead of 100 logs
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