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This Week in CheckMates: Week of 17th July 2017

Here's this weeks installment of "This Week in CheckMates."

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Community Highlights

Here are some highlights from the week's activity on CheckMates:

SNORT Rules and CheckPoint R77.30 IPS

The question was about having a particular signature trigger a block of the specific IP address for all traffic. This can be done, but it does require building a script that parses the log entry and executes fw samp to block the connection.

Installing take 10 of R80.10 blew away the gateway part of a single gateway setup. Is that a known problem?

It appears to be a known issue that can happen under a rare combination of circumstances. Read the thread for a workaround to the issue. A fix for the issue will be coming in a future R80.10 jumbo hotfix.

Issue when migrating R77.30 to R80.10 Management Server

Look for words like "error","fail", and "unable" in the following file: $FW

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