Access the WordPress server and monitor the logs on the VM-Series firewalls to verify that policy is being enforced for your multi-tiered applications in AWS.
Verify Traffic Enforcement
On the web interface of the VM-Series firewall, select
Monitor > Logs > Traffic. The following screenshot from the Mgmt-FW firewall shows that management traffic (SSH) and infrastructure traffic (application updates) to the web servers are secured.
Check the session browser (
Monitor > Session Browser) on the firewall for sessions that are still in progress. By default, a traffic log is generated after a session terminates. The following screenshot is from the VM-Series firewall that is securing the RDS.