Valeri Loukine

Welcome to Check Point for Beginners!

Discussion created by Valeri Loukine Moderator on Oct 1, 2018

Understanding technology is a challenge. 


Complex concepts, rapid changes, new paradigms, overwhelming details, tools to master, time pressure - all those things might be tough to cope with.


As a member of CheckMates, you deserve the best. That's why we have created a new Space on CheckMates - Check Point for Beginners. It is members' exclusive space where we will be posting learning materials: videos, articles, lab manuals,  even history overviews - to help you out and to make understanding and mastering Check Point easier, less stressful and more productive. 


 Subscribe and learn at your pace. 


Our Publications


Check Point for Beginners (CP4B) Lecture Series

Part 1 - Architecture

Part 2 - Preparing the Lab         

Part 3 - Installing Security Management Server

Part 4 - Installing Security Gateway

Part 5 - Gaia WebUI and CLI

Part 6 - Working with SmartConsole  

Part 7 - Managing Security Policies

Part 8 - Network Address Translation 

Part 9 - Application Control, URL Filtering and Content Awareness      <--- NEW LECTURE!!! 



Understanding Check Point FireWall - Part 1 

Understanding Check Point FireWall - Part 2 

Understanding Check Point FireWall - Part 3 

Understanding Check Point FireWall - Part 4 


Other Materials

Brief History of Check Point Firewalls 

Principles of Check Point Architecture <--- NEW ARTICLE!!! 


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