CheckpointFWCreateBackup

Connects to a Checkpoint firewall appliance using SSH and trigger a task to create a configuration backup of the device. The user account that accesses the device must be setup to use the SSH shell and not the built in Checkpoint CLI. Consult the Checkpoint documentation for instructions on how to do this.

Script Data


NameDescription
Script Typepython
Tagscheckpoint

Dependencies


This script uses the following commands and scripts.

  • ssh

Inputs


Argument NameDescription
devicesThe list of RemoteAccess instances of the checkpoint firewall appliances to back up.

Outputs


PathDescriptionType
CheckpointBackup.DeviceNameThe name of the backed-up device.Unknown
CheckpointBackup.SystemThe backed up system.Unknown
CheckpointBackup.StatusThe status of the backup process.Unknown
CheckpointBackup.PathThe path of the backup file.Unknown