Thales (nCipher) service status monitoring

Thales netwokr HSM solution is based on few components. HSM, Hardserver, RFS server, HSM Client

  • HSM IP address
  • HSM port 9004
  • RFS OS status (CPU, RAM, HDD)
  • hardserver service status
  • port 9001 on the HSM client
  • logfiles (hardserver, HSMs, etc.)
  • kmdata folder permissions, owner and group
  • SNMP

CIS-CAT Pro Dashboard Status Monitor

CIS-CAT Pro dashboard application includes few components

  • CIS-CAT war file
  • Java application server (Apache)
  • DB (MySQL, MSSQL)

What to be monitored

  • OS Status, CPU, RAM, HDD
  • Java Application service status, port 8080, log file
  • CIS-CAT Pro Dashboard page availability