DNSFilter Knowledge Base

The Overview page is the default page when logging into the Dashboard. It's ideal for displaying in a network operations center (NOC) or long-term display in an office environment. This view displays the last 24 hours of account-wide activity.

The Overview page has two views, the General view and the Security view.

General View

This view provides a high-level view of all, or specific Deployments on your account.

General Overview

General Overview

Below is an explanation of the various tiles on the General View:

  • Geo Activity - The Sites displayed on a map, represented as larger (more accessed domains) or smaller (less/no accessed domains).
  • Total Sites - The total number of Sites (networks) registered in the account.
  • Inactive Sites - The total number of Sites which have not sent DNS traffic in the last 24 hours.
  • Requests Today - Total number of requests seen Today (since 12:00/0:00 local time).
  • Queries Per Second - The number of queries per second for the last 15 minutes only.
  • Most Active Sites/Agents - Descending list of the most-active Sites or Agents.
  • Top Domains (All/Blocked/Allowed) - Descending list of domains which have received the most DNS lookups.

Security View

This view provides a high-level view of all, or specific Deployments, as it relates to Threats, on your account.

Security View

Security View

  • Geo Activity - The Sites displayed on a map, represented as larger (more accessed threats) or smaller (less/no accessed threats).
  • Total Sites - The total number of Sites (networks) registered in the account.
  • Sites at Risk - The total number of Sites which have accessed a domain categorized as a Threat.
  • Top Blocked Categories - The most-popular Threat Categories which are being blocked
  • Threats Seen Today - The number of total threats (blocked or allowed) on an hourly basis.
  • Top Threats (by deployment) - The number of Threats accessed per-deployment.
  • Top Threats (by domain) - The number of threats by domain.