CheckPoint

Policy Installation Process

Checkpoint Policy Installation Process This short article describes the process of policy installation when it is initiated via SmartDashboard. Policy installation flow: Assuming the initiation was made by the SmartDashboard, as opposed to using command line options, such as fwm load (on Management Server) or fw fetch (on Security Gateway),…

CCSE Revision Questions 156-315.77 – Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series CCSE Revision Questions 156-315.77

CCSE Revision Questions 156-315.77 – Part 2 This is the next post in the series, following on from the first CCSE Revision Questions article. Without further ado, let’s get stuck in: QUESTION 31 If your firewall is performing a lot of IPS inspection and the CPUs assigned to fw_worker_thread are…

Daemons and Processes

Checkpoint Daemons and Processes This article describes the different Checkpoint daemons and processes you may see running and what they are responsible for. Gaia Processes and Daemons All Gaia processes and daemons run by default, other than snmpd and dhcpd. Daemon Child daemon Description To Start To Stop pm Gaia…