Reputation Enabled Defense Report

Applies To: Locally-managed Fireboxes

The Reputation Enabled Defense report shows a summary of requests for websites with negative, positive, and neutral reputation scores.

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 see how often your users attempt to access websites with negative reputations. Here are some ways to use this report:

  • Select the Action pivot see the number and percentage of hits for websites with negative and positive reputations.
  • Select the Activity Trend pivot to see the trend of requests for websites with negative and positive reputations over time.

View the Report

This report is available in WatchGuard Cloud and in Dimension.


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 all the Reputation Enabled Defense actions for traffic through the device.

Activity Trend

Summary report of the trend of URLs scanned and the Reputation Enabled Defense responses.

Detail View

Detail view is not available for this report.

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 HTTP proxy actions with Reputation Enabled Defense enabled, select Enable logging for reports.
  • When you configure Reputation Enabled Defense, select the Log check box for each action. For more information, see Configure Reputation Enabled Defense.

See Also

WatchGuard Cloud Device Reports List