Dameon Welch-Abernathy

This Week in CheckMates 17 September 2018

Blog Post created by Dameon Welch-Abernathy Moderator on Sep 17, 2018

Welcome to "This Week in CheckMates," your weekly highlight reel for all things CheckMates!

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CheckMates in Your Language!

While most of the content on CheckMates is in English, we now have a few groups where both content and discussions are available in other languages! 

Let us know if you want to have it in your native language as well.

 

New CheckMates Swag

Yes, I ordered some new stickers:

 

 

I also have some other stuff on order, some of which I will be giving away at CheckMates events in the near future.

What, exactly? You'll have to wait and see.

 

Community Highlights

Here are the top threads of the past week or so:

 

Call For Papers CPX 360 2019

After a very successful CheckMates track during 2018, we're putting out a Call For Papers for our upcoming global CPX 360 events for 2019!

 

Security Gateway Inventory  

A useful script when you've got a lot of gateways in a Multi-Domain Environment.

 

SmartConsole R80.10 (GA Build 073) now available 

SmartConsole R80.10 has gotten an update with some bugfixes.

 

R77.30 - Support until May 2019 

If you haven't upgraded to R80.x, there's no time like the present. Also some hints about R80.20 GA in this thread from a reliable source

 

Making Skype work properly with HTTPS inspection enabled featuring To Probe Bypass or Not To Probe Bypass 

This issue has come up a few times on CheckMates, and John Fenoughty seems to have come up with a way to make it play nice.

 

AW keeps deleting Dameware Service 

Exclusions have to be configured properly.

 

Emerging Technologies Training and Certification Materials 

Be sure to take advantage of this complimentary training for CheckMates members, if you haven't already!

 

 

Upcoming Events

Between Valeri Loukine and I, we'll be busy in the next several weeks!

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