Does anyone have any good documentation for reviewing Checkpoint SmartView Tracker Management Logs

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Hello EE,

We have a Checkpoint firewall and I am wondering:
1. Can you send email alerts any time a configuration change is made?
2. Is there any good documentation to explain what the applications are in the Check Point SmartView Tracker Management logs?
    For example I see SmartUpdate, CPMI Client, System Monitor and am mainly interested when somebody longs in and makes a change, but need some guidance on understanding these and wonder if anyone has one they can highlight for me or point me to some good documentation
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Pls see overview from

Specifically one section covering
Choosing the Appropriate Tracking Option

For each rule you track, specify one of the following tracking options:
......Alert - Logs the event and executes a command, such as display a popup window, send an email alert or an SNMP trap alert, or run a user-defined script as defined in Policy > Global Properties > Log and Alert > Alert Commands ....

As for the log reviewing and commands, this may help to kickstart but do engage support to find more details..


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