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R81.10 EA Program now available

Check Point launched the R81.10 Early Availability program for production environments. The GA release of R81.10 is expected in Q2, though not officially confirmed. From the announcement on CheckMates: Check Point’s Cyber Security Platform...

vsxexport.sh

Imagine a Life Cycle Management project where you have to upgrade a VSX gateway with new hardware. Imagine a crashed VSX gateway you need to reinstall whether it is on the same or RMA...

CheckMates Toolbox launched

Last friday CheckMates introduced a new community space: CheckMates Toolbox. It’s a collection of various tools like scripts, one-liners, SmartConsole extensions, SmartEvent and compliance reports. Tools that are created by and for the CheckMates...

Nominated twice for Best Contribution of the Year

I’m really honoured that two of my code contributions to CheckMates are nominated for Best Contribution of the Year 2020. The first nominated code was published in March. With this script you can bulk...

Check Point releases R81

Check Point released their newest major version today and introduces Cyber Security Platform R81 as the industry’s most advanced Threat Prevention and security management software that delivers uncompromising simplicity and consolidation across the enterprise....

R81 Public EA is available

Check Point launched the Public Early Availability (EA) program for it’s upcoming major release R81. The GA is expected later this year. The Production EA was announced in June. Details about R81 EA can...

R81 EA Program now available

Check Point introduced the R81 Early Availability program for production environments today. The GA release of R81 is expected later this year. From the announcement on CheckMates: R81 is the industry’s most advanced threat...

R80.40 now widely recommended version

Today’s Check Point’s hosted webinar “R80.40 Software Release, New and Improved!” ended with a little surprise. As of today the Check Point’s default version and widely recommended for all deployment is R80.40 Take 294...

s7pac integrated in SmartConsole Extension

Since R80.20 GA there is a functionality available called SmartConsole Extensions. This allows you to enhance SmartConsole with the integration of web-components. Customers, vendors, partners and third-parties can create their own SmartConsole extension and...

One-liner: Convert CSV for Management API

Have you ever run into a situation where there was a need to add loads of host objects to a Check Point management server which also have to be added to the same already...