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Install the Cloud Security Monitoring and Analytics for Amazon VPC Flow Logs App and view the Dashboards

This page provides instructions for installing the Cloud Security Monitoring & Analytics for Amazon VPC Flow Logs App, along with examples of each of the App dashboards.

Install the Sumo Logic App

Now that you have set up collection, install the Sumo Logic App for PCI Compliance For Amazon VPC Flow App to use the preconfigured searches and Dashboards that provide insight into your data. 

To install the app:

Locate and install the app you need from the App Catalog. If you want to see a preview of the dashboards included with the app before installing, click Preview Dashboards.

  1. From the App Catalog, search for and select the app. 

  2. Select the version of the service you're using and click Add to Library.

  1. To install the app, complete the following fields.

    1. App Name. You can retain the existing name, or enter a name of your choice for the app.


    2. Data Source. Select either of these options for the data source.


      • Choose Source Category, and select a source category from the list.


      • Choose Enter a Custom Data Filter, and enter a custom source category beginning with an underscore. Example: (_sourceCategory=MyCategory).


    3. Advanced. Select the Location in Library (the default is the Personal folder in the library), or click New Folder to add a new folder.

  2. Click Add to Library.

Once an app is installed, it will appear in your Personal folder, or other folder that you specified. From here, you can share it with your organization. 

Panels will start to fill automatically. It's important to note that each panel slowly fills with data matching the time range query and received since the panel was created. Results won't immediately be available, but with a bit of time, you'll see full graphs and maps. 

Dashboards

Analytics and Monitoring dashboards to provide operational security for AWS VPC flow data sources.

VPC Flow Logs - Security Monitoring - Overview

Description: See the details of security group activities and all AWS activities divided by read only and non read only.

Use Case: Provides analysis of group activity events including revoking and authorizing access, creating and deleting groups, and other events.

VPC Flow Logs - Security Analytics - Accepts & Rejects

Description: See the details of security group activities and all AWS activities divided by read only and non read only.

Use Case: Provides analysis of group activity events including revoking and authorizing access, creating and deleting groups, and other events.

VPC Flow Logs - Security Analytics - Traffic Direction Monitoring

Description: See the details of security group activities and all AWS activities divided by read only and non read only.

Use Case: Provides analysis of group activity events including revoking and authorizing access, creating and deleting groups, and other events.