Communication issues with certain log servers for Check Point

Vendor

Check Point

Description

Indeni will alert if any of the log servers a device is set to send logs to is not communicating.

Remediation Steps

Review the possible cause for this.

Read https://supportcenter.checkpoint.com/supportcenter/portal?eventSubmit_doGoviewsolutiondetails=&solutionid=sk40090

How does this work?

By checking which connection the device currently has on port 257, and comparing that with the log servers configured it is possible to see if the device has a connection to the log server or not.

Why is this important?

By checking which connection the device currently has on port 257, and comparing that with the log servers configured it is possible to see if the device has a connection to the log server or not.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

An administrator could login and manually run the command.


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