CheckPoint R65 ndb_open: database ‘magic number’ corrupted(/opt/CPsuite-R65/fw1/database/fwauth.NDB) error

An irritating error which must be a bug, but only comes around every so often.

Anyway the fix is as follows:

login to the box and ensure you are in expert mode.

then do

cd $FWDIR

cd database

mv fwauth.NDB fwauth.corrupt

thats it!

Reinstall your firewall policy and you should now see it sucessfully install and recreate the fwauth.NDB database.

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Comments

  1. On February 04, 2011 Guru says:

    This is fixed in HFA70

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