Dameon Welch Abernathy

This Week in CheckMates 14 April 2018

Blog Post created by Dameon Welch Abernathy Employee on Apr 13, 2018

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Community Highlights

Here are the top threads from the past week:

 

R80+ Change Control: A Visual Guide 

Building on the work of others and previous CheckMates articles, Timothy Hall has put together a nice visual guide!

 

R80.10 upgrade from JHF 70 to JHF 91 failed 

Upgrading between JHF releases might fail if you also have private fixes installed that were not integrated into the Jumbo Hotfix.

 

VSX: Add Many Routes At Once? 

Yes, it's possible to do.

 

Understanding Threat Emulation logs 

This article digs into what you might find in the Threat Emulation logs.

 

What do you use for monitoring Gateways/Management? 

Some suggested tools you can use to monitor your network (including Check Point gateways).

 

Properly defining the Internet within a security policy 

An older thread that has cropped up with some new suggestions.

 

Did you know? Add Snort Protections with R80.10 API 

Snort is the language you can use to add custom signatures to our IPS. Those signatures can be loaded through the API.

 

Upcoming Events

Here's what's coming up in the next few weeks:

 

 

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