FirePlotter is a real-time firewall connection or session table monitor. It provides the ability to track usage of bandwidth and traffic for Cisco PIX ASA and FortiNet FortiGate firewalls. Installed and operational in less than a minute. FirePlotter provides tabular listings and summary of sessions by Service (HTTP, FTP etc), Destination IP, Source IP and more along with graphical bandwidth usage.
FirePlotter lets IT Managers:
*Identify unfamiliar connections.
*Find bandwidth hoggers.
*Track down hacker attacks, virus attacks or malware infected PCs.
*Monitor undesirable website usage.
*Check that email, web browsing, terminal sessions, file transfers, VPNs are working.
*Spot inappropriate internet usage by employees.
FirePlotter functionality includes:
Helpful tabular listings and summary of real-time traffic, including Basic and Advanced View Modes with sortable column headings including: Direction: Inbound/Outbound, Source IP Address, Source Port, Destination IP Address, Destination Port/Service (e.g. HTTP, SMTP, FTP...), IP Protocol (e.g. TCP, UDP, ICMP, PPTP/GRE), Number of Sessions, In Bytes/s, Out Bytes/s, Cumulative In Bytes, Cumulative Out Bytes.
Session data is all recorded in .fpr format for later playback.
Destination Port/Service colours and descriptions fully customisable.
Clear meaningful graphical representation of service sessions by bandwidth usage.
Graphical and tabular auto-trace of highest bandwidth sessions.
Double-click drill down to analyse in more traffic detail.
Auto DNS & Name resolution of IP addresses.
*Installed and operational in less than a minute.
*FirePlotter uniquely retrieves it's session data from your firewall using encrypted SSH (SecureShell) or open text Telnet protocol.
*Supports all Cisco PIX/ASA Firewalls (v6.x, v7.23 and above (more >>) and 8.x) and FortiNet FortiGate Firewalls (v2.8, v3.x and V4.x).
*FirePlotter is a powerful real-time tool that can be used to augment Netflow analysis products.
*FirePlotter can be configured to auto-connect to your firewall when you start the FirePlotter.