ProxyInspector 3.x Enterprise edition manuals :: Microsoft ISA Server 2000

ProxyInspector 3.x Enterprise edition manuals :: Microsoft ISA Server 2000

Microsoft ISA Server 2000

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Before start working with ProxyInspecor you need to check that Microsoft® ISA Server 2000 settings are meet our requirements and make changes if needed. Run ISA Management Console, select the server to work with and open the Monitoring Configuration | Logs:

 

xp_isa_management

 

Choose the W3C extended log file format logging for Web Proxy and Firewall. Make sure the Enable logging for this service switch is on.

 

Important note:

ProxyInspector can work with log files in W3C, ISA Native(IIS) and MSDE formats, but recommended format is W3C.

 

xp_isa_log_property

 

The log files must contain the following fields:

 

Web Proxy Service:

 

Client IP

Client user name

Client agent

Date

Time

Bytes sent

Bytes received

Protocol name

Object name

[Object source] - this field is optional, and if it is there, it is used to determine the traffic source

[Result code] - this field can be used to filter 401/407 code requests that do not create external traffic

Firewall service:

 

Client IP

Client user name

Client agent

Date

Time

Destination IP

Bytes sent

Bytes received

Protocol name

 

Important note:

To avoid Web traffic duplication you should either: Disable the HTTP Redirector Filter and use browser settings to operate through a proxy server (from ISA Management | Extensions | Application filters), or Completely avoid analyzing firewall log files.