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Spam Report

The Spam report shows a summary of the types of spam detected for mail traffic through the Firebox and the actions taken by spamBlocker. Statistics include the spam level or action, the count of email messages, and the percentage of email messages that the count represents.

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 understand the amount and type of spam email detected on your network. Here are some ways to use this report:

  • Select the Activity Trend pivot to compare the amount of spam identified by spamBlocker over time.
  • Select the Action pivot to see which actions the Firebox takes when it detects spam.
  • Select the Spam Level pivot to see the number and percentage of spam messages detected in each spamBlocker category.

View the Report

This report is available in WatchGuard Cloud and in Dimension.

Pivots

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:

Activity Trend

Summary report of a trend of the number of email messages scanned in relation to the actions taken by spamBlocker.

Action

Summary of the spamBlocker actions for traffic through the Firebox. Statistics include the action type, the count of email messages, and the percent of email messages that the count represents.

Spam Level

Summary of the spamBlocker categories for mail traffic through the Firebox. Statistics include the message type, the count of email messages in each category, and the percent of email messages that the count represents.

Detail View

Detail view is not available for this report.

Enable Logging for this Report

To collect the data required for this report:

  • In the General Settings for all proxy actions, select Enable logging for reports.
  • In all spamBlocker actions, select the Send a log message check box. For more information, see Activate and Configure spamBlocker.

See Also

WatchGuard Cloud Device Reports List

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