Netgear Prosafe OverviewResources Applies To: Netgear prosafe GS748Tv5 switch Overview Netgear prosafe Web Managed Switches (previously called Prosafe Unmanaged Plus Switches) are an upgrade from unmanaged switches. Prosafe Web Managed Switches are plug-and-play for easy deployment, supports additional configuration and monitoring features using a web browser-based GUI. EventTracker collects the event logs delivered from Netgear prosafe for creating reports, dashboard and alerts. Among the event types, we are considering: Login failure, Login success, Link up/down and authentication failure etc. EventTracker helps you to visualize the Netgear prosafe activities in the dashboard. EventTracker triggers alert whenever a login attempt/ authentication by a user fails. EventTracker monitors all the Netgear prosafe events which are given below. Security – Login failure, Authentication failure etc. Operation – Link status (up/down). Compliance– Login success. Previous Next Once events are received into EventTracker, Reports, Knowledge Objects, Categories and Dashboards can be configured into EventTracker. Security Alerts Netgear prosafe: Login failed- This alert is generated when a user fails to login. We can identify a brute force attack when any IP or any host has multiple login failures within half an hour. Netgear prosafe: Authentication failed- This alert is generated when the user is unable to pass authentication. Using this alert, we can track authentication failure and account compromise detection, abnormal authentication attempts, off-hour authentication attempts, etc. Reports Netgear prosafe – Login failure: This report provides detailed information related to a user login failure. Using this report, we can find which user has failed to login and on which system he/she is trying to login. Operations Reports Netgear prosafe – Link status: This report provides detailed information related to interface numbers, link status (Link up/down) etc. Compliance Reports Netgear prosafe – Login success: This report provides detailed information related to user login success. Using this report, we can find out the username, login time, computer name and from which IP-address user is connected. Scope The configurations detailed are consistent with EventTracker version 9.X and later, and Netgear prosafe GS748Tv5 switches.