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Cisco Bug: CSCvt88760 - FMC health alert "The IPS event process for DC ... exited"

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Apr 30, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Firepower Management Center

Known Affected Releases

6.4.0.7

Description (partial)

Symptom:
Health warning on the FMC saying "The IPS event processor for DC exited 5 time(s)".

FTD logs from /ngfw/var/log/messages :

pm:process [INFO] Started FTD-ep 
 IDSEventProcessor:IDSEventProcessor [INFO] Started
 IDSEventProcessor:config [ERROR] No output configuration provided
 IDSEventProcessor:IDSEventProcessor [ERROR] Error processing configuration: Syntax error
IDSEventProcessor:IDSEventProcessor [INFO] Exiting: Syntax error

Conditions:
/var/sf/peers/UUID/ids_forward.conf is empty on the FTD
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