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FortiOS Log Message Reference

What's new

This section identifies major changes in the Log Reference from version 6.2.0 and later.

FortiOS 6.2.3

For more information about new features, please see the 6.2.3 New Features Guide.

There are no major log changes between FortiOS 6.2.2 and 6.2.3.

FortiOS 6.2.2

For more information about new features, please see the 6.2.2 New Features Guide.

There are no major log changes between FortiOS 6.2.1 and 6.2.2.

FortiOS 6.2.1

For more information about new features, please see the 6.2.1 New Features Guide.

New log types

  • File Filter was added as a new log type with a log category ID of 19.

Subtype changes

  • In the App log type, the app-ctrl-all subtype was split into the following event types: signature, port-violation, protocol-violation.

FortiOS 6.2.0

For more information about new features, please see the FortiOS 6.2.0 New Features Guide.

New log types

  • Secure Socket Layer (SSL) was added as a new log type with a log category ID of 17.
  • Common Internet File System (CIFS) was added as a new log type with a log category ID of 18.

Subtype changes

  • In the Event log type, the following changes were made:
    • A FortiExtender subtype was added. In the FortiOS GUI, you can view logs sent from FortiExtender units on the Log & Report pane.
    • A connector subtype was added to log dynamic address changes for SDN connectors.
  • In the Antivirus log type, the following changes were made:
    • A malware-list subtype was added.
    • The botnet subtype was deleted.
  • In the IPS log type, the botnet subtype was added.
  • In the Email log type, a file_filter subtype was added to log filtering based on metadata (file type).
  • In the Webfilter log type, a file_filter subtype was added added to log filtering based on metadata (file type).

This section identifies major changes in the Log Reference from version 6.2.0 and later.

FortiOS 6.2.3

For more information about new features, please see the 6.2.3 New Features Guide.

There are no major log changes between FortiOS 6.2.2 and 6.2.3.

FortiOS 6.2.2

For more information about new features, please see the 6.2.2 New Features Guide.

There are no major log changes between FortiOS 6.2.1 and 6.2.2.

FortiOS 6.2.1

For more information about new features, please see the 6.2.1 New Features Guide.

New log types

  • File Filter was added as a new log type with a log category ID of 19.

Subtype changes

  • In the App log type, the app-ctrl-all subtype was split into the following event types: signature, port-violation, protocol-violation.

FortiOS 6.2.0

For more information about new features, please see the FortiOS 6.2.0 New Features Guide.

New log types

  • Secure Socket Layer (SSL) was added as a new log type with a log category ID of 17.
  • Common Internet File System (CIFS) was added as a new log type with a log category ID of 18.

Subtype changes

  • In the Event log type, the following changes were made:
    • A FortiExtender subtype was added. In the FortiOS GUI, you can view logs sent from FortiExtender units on the Log & Report pane.
    • A connector subtype was added to log dynamic address changes for SDN connectors.
  • In the Antivirus log type, the following changes were made:
    • A malware-list subtype was added.
    • The botnet subtype was deleted.
  • In the IPS log type, the botnet subtype was added.
  • In the Email log type, a file_filter subtype was added to log filtering based on metadata (file type).
  • In the Webfilter log type, a file_filter subtype was added added to log filtering based on metadata (file type).