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R81.10 now widely recommended version

As of today Check Point’s default version and considered widely recommended for all deployments is R81.10 (Take 335). As always Check Point recommends to use the most recent General Availability Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator Take,...

R81.20 EA Program now available

Check Point announced the Quantum R81.20 Early Availability program for production environments. A date for the Public EA (for lab environments) has not been announced yet. But looking at previous EA programs the Public...

bgpdebug.sh

A new Bash script that automates all debug steps from sk101399 for debugging BGP and the RouteD daemon of Check Point Security Gateways. All output and logfiles are put together in a single directory...

R81 now widely recommended version

As of today Check Point’s default version and considered widely recommended for all deployments is R81 (Take 392) with Jumbo Hotfix Take 36. For more information about R81, which was released on October 22...

R81.10 has been released

Check Point released its newest version R81.10 on July 6th. Check Point says “R81.10 brings a major improvement in operational security efficiency across the management server’s reliability, performance, and scale. Critical operations such as...

R81.10 Public EA is available

Check Point launched the Public Early Availability (EA) program for their upcoming R81.10 release. The GA is expected in Q2/Q3. The Production EA was announced in February. How to register? UserCenter:Register to the Public...

Announcing ‘Magnus Holmberg Explains’ video series

Starting today, and in collaboration with Magnus Holmberg, his award-winning Check Point videos are also made available on this site. Magnus Holmberg, Security Architect at a Swedish Service Provider and fellow member of the...

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...