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FWSM High CPU Utilisation


Lately, i am observing one problem with my FWSM, whenever put an access-list or removes one, the cpu utilisation of the FWSM goes as high as 90% for around 2 mins and rule download takes around 5 mins. We have another FWSM for our other location which is running with the same version and not having problem.

There is a difference in rule count at both location..

i want to know -

1. rule limit in around 1 lakh and we are having around 30k rules...rule count could be the reason for this problem??

2. how to find which process is taking maximum cpu?

3. how to rectify this problem, once it is identified that this process is taking high utilisation.



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