Citrix Application Delivery Management

View application security violation details

Web applications that are exposed to the internet have become vulnerable to attacks drastically. Citrix ADM enables you to visualize actionable violation details to protect applications from attacks. Navigate to Security > Security Violations for a single-pane solution to:


Ensure if Metrics Collector is enabled. By default, Metrics Collector is enabled on the Citrix ADC instance. For more information, see Configure Intelligent App Analytics.

Security violations dashboard

In the security violations dashboard, you can view:

  • Total violations occurred across all ADC instances and applications. The total violations are displayed based on the selected time duration.

  • Total violations

  • Total ADCs affected, total applications affected, and top violations based on the total occurrences and the affected applications.

Violation details

For each violation, Citrix ADM monitors the behavior for a specific time duration and detects violations for unusual behaviors. Click each tab to view the violation details. You can view details such as:

  • The total occurrences, last occurred, and total applications affected

  • Under event details, you can view:

    • The affected application. You can also select the application from the list if two or more applications are affected with violations.

    • The graph indicating violations.

      Drag and select on the graph that lists the violations to narrow down the violation search.

      Drag and select on graph Search result
      Drag and select Search result

      Click Reset Zoom to reset the zoom result

    • Recommended Actions that suggest you troubleshoot the issue

    • Other violation details such as violence occurrence time and detection message

View application security violation details