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Checkpoint Next Generation Security Administration by Syngress

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Chapter 9

Tracking and Alerts

Introduction

One important part of firewall security is being aware of what traffic is going through your firewall. For instance, if you are under an attack, you will be able to react appropriately. Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 provides you with the ability to set up alerts based on certain criteria, and you can add some of these alerts directly into your rule base under the Track column in your Security Policy Editor. You can even decide what action to take if a certain alert is raised.

For example, you could ...

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