Cisco Web Security Appliance connector for Microsoft Sentinel

Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA) data connector provides the capability to ingest Cisco WSA Access Logs into Microsoft Sentinel.

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Connector attributes

Connector attribute Description
Log Analytics table(s) Syslog (CiscoWSAEvent)
Data collection rules support Workspace transform DCR
Supported by Microsoft Corporation

Query samples

Top 10 Clients (Source IP)


| where notempty(SrcIpAddr)

| summarize count() by SrcIpAddr

| top 10 by count_

Vendor installation instructions


This data connector depends on a parser based on a Kusto Function to work as expected CiscoWSAEvent which is deployed with the Microsoft Sentinel Solution.


This data connector has been developed using AsyncOS 14.0 for Cisco Web Security Appliance

  1. Configure Cisco Web Security Appliance to forward logs via Syslog to remote server where you will install the agent.

Follow these steps to configure Cisco Web Security Appliance to forward logs via Syslog

NOTE: Select Syslog Push as a Retrieval Method.

  1. Install and onboard the agent for Linux or Windows

Install the agent on the Server to which the logs will be forwarded.

Logs on Linux or Windows servers are collected by Linux or Windows agents.

  1. Check logs in Microsoft Sentinel

Open Log Analytics to check if the logs are received using the Syslog schema.

NOTE: It may take up to 15 minutes before new logs will appear in Syslog table.

Next steps

For more information, go to the related solution in the Azure Marketplace.