Device > Server Profiles > Email

Select DeviceServer ProfilesSyslog or PanoramaServer ProfilesSyslog to configure a server profile TechDocs_logo_cropped.png for forwarding logs as email notifications. To define an Email server profile, Add a profile and specify Email Notification Settings.
  • To select the Syslog Server profile for System, Config, User-ID, HIP Match, and Correlation logs, see Device > Log Settings.
  • To select the Syslog Server Profile For Traffic, Threat, Wildfire, URL Filtering, Data Filtering, Tunnel Inspection, Authentication, and GTP logs, see Objects > Log Forwarding.
  • You can also Monitor > PDF Reports > Email Scheduler.
  • You cannot delete a server profile that the firewall uses in any System or Config log settings or Log Forwarding profile.
Email Notification Settings
Enter a name for the server profile (up to 31 characters). The name is case-sensitive and must be unique. Use only letters, numbers, spaces, hyphens, and underscores.
Select the scope in which the profile is available. In the context of a firewall that has more than one virtual system (vsys), select a vsys or select Shared (all virtual systems). In any other context, you can’t select the Location; its value is predefined as Shared (firewalls) or as Panorama. After you save the profile, you can’t change its Location.
Servers Tab
Enter a name to identify the server (up to 31 characters). This field is just a label and does not have to be the host name of an existing SMTP server.
Display Name
Enter the name shown in the From field of the email.
Enter the From email address, such as
Enter the email address of the recipient.
Additional Recipient
Optionally, enter the email address of another recipient. You can only add one additional recipient. To add multiple recipients, add the email address of a distribution list.
Enter the IP address or host name of the Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) server used to send the email.
Custom Log Format Tab
Log Type
Click the log type to open a dialog box that allows you to specify a custom log format. In the dialog box, click a field to add it to the Log Format area. Click OK to save the settings.
Include escaped characters and specify the escape character or characters.

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