12-02-2020 04:58 PM
I'm setting up a 7050 with a log forwarding card to a dedicated log collector. On the log collector, I have it set to device log collection and collector group communication on ethernet1/5. I have log settings configured as well as a log forwarding profile. With traffic running through the firewall, I'm seeing hits against rules on the 7050, but when I run "show logging-status device <SERIAL>" I see the destination IP of ethernet1/5, and I'm seeing logs received for system and config, but I'm not getting any traffic logs. In the panorama manager, I can see the system and config logs, but I'm not seeing any traffic logs. Any ideas what could be the issue?
12-02-2020 05:29 PM
Can you take a look at this article to see if it helps?
12-02-2020 07:33 PM
Thanks for the suggestion. In PAN-OS 9.0 I don't have an option to turn on high speed log forwarding. I did enable send to all collectors in the preference list, but that didn't seem to change anything.
02-08-2021 12:23 PM
It turned out to be an issue with the optics being used in the log forwarding port. Once we used a supported optic, everything worked as expected.
02-09-2021 12:14 AM
The Log Forwarding Card (LFC) is a high-performance log card that forwards all dataplane logs (traffic and threat for example) from the firewall to one or more external logging systems, such as Panorama or a syslog server. Because the dataplane logs are no longer available on the local firewall, the ACCtab is removed from the management web interface and Monitor > Logscontain only management logs (Configuration, System, and Alarms).
There is one LFC model used for both the PA-7050 and PA-7080 firewalls. On the PA-7050 firewall, you must install the LFC in slot 8 and on the PA-7080 firewall you must install the LFC in slot 7.
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