Alert Logic Integration

Alert Logic is a leader in security and compliance solutions for the cloud. Alert Logic provides Security-as-a-Service for on-premises, cloud, and hybrid infrastructures, delivering deep security insight and continuous protection for customers at a lower cost than traditional security solutions.

What does Opsgenie offer to Alert Logic users?

Use Opsgenie’s Alert Logic Integration to forward Alert Logic alerts to Opsgenie. Opsgenie determines the right people to notify based on on-call schedules– notifies email, text messages (SMS), phone calls, iOS & Android push notifications, and escalates alerts until the alert is acknowledged or closed.

Functionality of the integration

When an alert is created in Alert Logic, an alert is created in Opsgenie.

Add Alert Logic Integration in Opsgenie

  1. Please create an Opsgenie account if you haven't done so already.
  2. Go to Opsgenie's Alert Logic Integration page.

For Free and Essentials plans, you can only add the integrations from the Team Dashboards, please use the alternative instructions given below to add this integration.

  1. Specify who is notified for Alert Logic alerts using the Teams field. Autocomplete suggestions are provided as you type.

An alternative for Step 2) and Step 3) is to add the integration from the Team Dashboard of the team which will own the integration. To add an integration directly to a team, navigate to the Team Dashboard and open Integrations tab. Click Add Integration and select the integration that you would like to add.

  1. Copy the Webhook URL.
  2. Click Save Integration.

Configuration in Alert Logic

  1. In Alert Logic, Navigate to Management --> Notifications --> Webhooks.
  2. Select +Add New, add a Name/Title.
  3. Paste the integration API URL into "URL".
  4. Click Save.
  1. Navigate to Management --> Notifications --> Policies.
  2. Either edit or create a new policy.
  3. In the "Alert Recipients" field, add the previously created webhook.
  4. Click Save.

Sample payload sent from Alert Logic

Create Alert payload:

{
  "aggregated_alerts_count": 0,
  "additional_content": [],
  "alert_definition_type_id": "XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX",
  "customer_id": 111111,
  "data": {
    "message": "Alert Date : 2016-01-15 21:53:09 GMT\nCustomer Name : Your-customer-name\n\nAlert Type : log\nAlert Name : Log Correlation Alert Test - Your-customer-name\nMessage Type : Unix DHCP IP Assigned\n\nLogEvent link:\nhttps://invision.alertlogic.net/log_message.php?id= XXXXXXXXXXXXX",
    "alert_rule_id": 1111,
    "source": "correlation_alert_rules"
  },
  "description": "Your-customer-name LogEvent: Log Correlation Alert - Your-customer-name",
  "id": "XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX",
  "product": {
    "name": "Log Manager"
  },
  "severity": "warning",
  "state": "created",
  "tags": ["example_tag", "example_tag2"],
  "timestamp": 1452894789,
  "type": "correlation",
  "deleted": false,
  "notifications": [
    {
      "id": "XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX",
      "timestamp": 1452894789,
      "alert_id": "XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX",
      "status": "pending",
      "updated": 1452894789,
      "policy_id": "XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX",
      "target_id": "XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX",
      "target_cid": 111111,
      "target_label": "testing",
      "target_channel": "webhook",
      "target_target": "http://your-web-hook-url/",
      "target_contact_id": null
    }
  ]
}

This payload is parsed by Opsgenie as:

{
  "aggregatedAlertCount" : 0
  "description" : "Alert Date : 2016-01-15 21:53:09 GMT\nCustomer Name : Your-customer-name\n\nAlert Type : log\nAlert Name : Log Correlation Alert Test - Your-customer-name\nMessage Type : Unix DHCP IP Assigned\n\nLogEvent link:\nhttps://invision.alertlogic.net/log_message.php?id= XXXXXXXXXXXXX"
  "message" : "Your-customer-name LogEvent: Log Correlation Alert - Your-customer-name"
  "productName" : "Log Manager"
  "severity" : "warning"
  "source" : "correlation_alert_rules"
  "state" : "created"
  "type" : "correlation"
  "tags" : "example_tag", "example_tag2"
}

Sample alert