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R80.20 is now General Available!

Check Point released their newest version R80.20 as GA today. The main difference with the earlier released R80.20.M1 (Management Feature release) is that R80.20 GA is also available for Security Gateways.

How to recover Gaia Admin password on VMware

Today we ran into a situation we needed to recover the Gaia Admin password of a Logserver which was hosted on VMware. Therefore we could not use the procedure to create a EmergenDisk USB...

Public EA program includes R80.20 Security Gateway

R80.20 Security Gateway is now also available in the Public EA program. It’s available as seperate ISO’s and CPUSE packages for Security Management and Security Gateway. A new Deployment Agent version and SmartConsole R80.20...

Early Availability program R80.20

Check Point is launching an Early Availability (EA) program for it’s upcoming release R80.20 which might be released this summer. There are currently two EA programs available. Production EA The Production EA program is for...

R80.10: Automatic Proxy ARP with Manual NAT rules

When releases like R80.10 hit the spotlights there will always be new features that don’t get immediate attention. Something that changes with R80.10 is the new ability to enable automatic creation of Proxy ARP for manual...

R80.10 released

The wait is finally over. R80.10 has been released today and the necessary files for a clean install or upgrade from R7x.x or R80 can be downloaded from Support Center.

Memory leak in CPUSE Build 1272

It seems that the Gaia Deployment Agent, also known as CPUSE, is affected by a memory leak. When monitoring devices we saw memory usage increasing rapidly to almost unhealthy proportions. Most of the time...