POP3 Proxy Report

Applies To: Cloud-managed Fireboxes, Locally-managed Fireboxes

The POP3 Proxy report shows details of traffic handled by POP3 proxies.

This report is available when log messages with data for this report exist in the specified time frame. To make sure that your Firebox sends log messages required to generate this report, follow the steps to Enable Logging for this Report.

How to Use this Report

This report can help you track email activity over POP3 on your network by user and by POP3 server.

View the Report


You can use pivots to change the view of the data on the report.

To switch to a different view, select a pivot from the drop-down list above the report.

This report includes these pivots:


Summary of POP3 proxy action activity by user.

Server Summary

Summary of POP3 activity by server.

Detail View

To view a detailed report of all POP3 activity, click View Details at the top of the report.

Screen shot of View Details link in a report

The POP3 Proxy Detail report includes a row for each connection through the POP3 proxy:

Column Description
Event Time Date and time the email was sent
User Name of the user who received the email
Bytes Transferred (MB) Number of bytes of data transferred
Count Number of email messages

Enable Logging for this Report

Logging for cloud-managed Fireboxes is automatically enabled. For locally-managed Fireboxes, you must manually enable logging in Fireware Web UI or Policy Manager. For more information, see Set Logging and Notification Preferences.

To collect the data required for this report for locally-managed Fireboxes, in Fireware Web UI or Policy Manager:

  • In the General Settings for all POP3 proxy actions, select Enable logging for reports.

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