Along my search for the perfect monitoring setup I found a possible need to have a centralized ASA syslogging server. My choice was to use ELK at first. I found the below article to help me on that path but haven’t had a chance to spend time. The thought process that lead me away from this project went something like this. Cisco ASA syslogging ELK
I need a syslog server for an ASA
Well the elk stack loos cool and you’ve been wanting to try it out
Okay lets try that.
Well I need a cisco device to test now that elk is installed
Well I don’t have a phsyciall device but what about a virutal cisco device like the IOU
Spend two weeks finding the image file and get it setup
Start running out of space on my computer because of VM sizes
Start working on homelab project again so I can migrate VMs there
Two Months later. I should clean up my blog and clean up/finish post.
Find this post…… “Oh. whoops.”