Configuring Symantec Protection Engine to log events to SSIM
You must configure Symantec Protection Engine to communicate with SSIM by specifying the IP address and port number on which SSIM listens. You also can change the types of events that are logged to SSIM.
To configure Symantec Protection Engine to log events to SSIM
In the console on the primary navigation bar, click Monitors.
In the sidebar under Views, click Logging.
In the content area under Symantec Security Information Manager, in the SSIM logging level drop-down list, select the appropriate logging level.
Logging to SSIM is not activated by default.
In the SSIM agent address box, type the IP address on which the local SSIM Agent listens.
The default setting is 127.0.0.1 (the loopback interface), which restricts connections to the same computer.
In the Port number box, type the TCP/IP port number on which the local SSIM Agent listens.
The port number that you enter here must match the port number on which the local SSIM Agent listens. The default port is 8086.
On the toolbar, select one of the following options:
Saves your changes.
Use this option to continue making changes in the console until you are ready to apply them.
Applies your changes.
Your changes are not implemented until you apply them.
Logging events to SSIM is deprecated and only available for backward compability.