The traffic logs of Cloud Firewall Premium Edition, Enterprise Edition, and Ultimate Edition can be collected by using Log Service. You can use the log analysis feature of Cloud Firewall to export traffic logs and import the logs to a third-party system.

Cloud Firewall supports the traffic logs of the Internet firewall and virtual private cloud (VPC) firewalls. You can use the log analysis feature of Cloud Firewall to export traffic logs and import the logs to your business system, such as your O&M center.

Note Internet traffic logs contain data such as the vulnerability priorities and hit results of access control rules.

Prerequisites

The log analysis feature is purchased and enabled. For more information, see Activate Log Service and Specifications and pricing for log storage in Cloud Firewall.

Export methods

You can use Log Service or the log analysis feature of Cloud Firewall to export logs.

  • Export a small amount of log data

    Log on to the Cloud Firewall console. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Log Analysis > Log Analysis. On the Log Analysis page, click the Logs tab. On the Logs tab, click the Download icon icon to download a log file. Then, upload the log file to a third-party system.

  • Export a large amount of log data

    Log on to the Log Service console and use programming methods to export log data.

    For more information about operations in Log Service, see Use consumer groups to consume log data.

    Note If Log Service is not activated, Log Service is automatically activated when you enable the log analysis feature of Cloud Firewall.

Specifications and pricing for log storage in Cloud Firewall

The log analysis feature of Cloud Firewall provides scalable log storage. The following table describes the specifications and pricing for log storage.

Log storage duration Log storage capacity Monthly bandwidth Recommended edition Cloud Firewall instance in mainland China
Monthly subscription 15% discount for annual subscription
180 days 1 TB Up to 10 Mbit/s Premium Edition USD 80 USD 861
5 TB Up to 50 Mbit/s Enterprise Edition USD 400 USD 4,080
20 TB Up to 200 Mbit/s Ultimate Edition USD 1,600 USD 16,320

For more information about the log storage, see Manage log storage.