Details of Application Monitoring functionality
This article provides the details of Application Monitoring functionality.
Application Monitoring is different for each ISV, and the app_status file includes the scripts used for application monitoring. For Check Point applications the script checks if the fwd and cpd processes are running or not.
Application monitoring is a little different for each application, but you can better understand what is being checked by examining the contents of the file app_status which is located in one of these locations: