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Barracuda Web Application Firewall

What does 'protected field' mean in the access logs?

  • Type: Knowledgebase
  • Date changed: one year ago
Solution #00006040

Scope:
Barracuda Web Application Firewall, all firmware versions

Answer:

The 'Protected filed' indicates whether the request passed through the checks when the Barracuda Web Application Firewall is in active or passive mode.

Protected field in access logs has 3 values: 

- If web firewall for this service is disable or Global ACL rule is set to ?Allow?, then the value is "UNPROTECTED".
- If the mode of the application is passive , then the value is ?PASSIVE?
- If the mode of the application is active then the value is "PROTECTED"

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http://www.barracuda.com/kb?id=50160000000ItTc