FW-Cisco Check

The FW-Cisco Check monitors syslog entries from a Cisco ASA or PIX firewall.

Basic Check information

Check Type SNMP
Instances on a Device 1
Supported Systems/Applications Cisco PIX and Cisco ASA firewalls
Device Class Switch/Router


Issue Corrective Action
Failed Please check that the correct SNMP community string is configured in Network Discovery for the device
201 Exception OID_TYPE_NOSUCHOBJECT Missing OID object on the device for specific metric

Status details

Status Detail Description
Severity 1

The reported severity levels are based on the regular expressions that you configure. Up to five (5) different severity levels can be reported using the format \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\- followed by the number corresponding to the Cisco severity level.

The Cisco severity levels are:

  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-0 = Emergency
  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-1 = Alert
  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-2 = Critical
  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-3 = Error
  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-4 = Warning
  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-5 = Notification
  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-6 = Informational
  • \%((PIX\|)?(ASA)|(PIX)\-7 = Debugging
Severity 2
Severity 3
Severity 4
Severity 5
The line count matched regex... The number of lines, in the log file, where the agent has located and returned the keyword. This information is displayed for each regular expression on the status details screen for the Check, any applicable reports, and any triggered notifications, except for numeric pages.
The first line matched This is the first line of the lines that were scanned, not the first line in the file.