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R76

Release Notes

24 April 2013

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Important InformationLatest SoftwareWe recommend that you install the most recent software release to stay up-to-date with the latest functional improvements, stability fixes, security enhancements and protection against new and evolving attacks.

Latest DocumentationThe latest version of this document is at: (http://supportcontent.checkpoint.com/documentation_download?ID=22933) For additional technical information, visit the Check Point Support Center (Check Point Support Center http://supportcenter.checkpoint.com). For more about this release, see the R76 home page (http://supportcontent.checkpoint.com/solutions?id=sk91140).

Revision HistoryDate 24 April 2013 Description Added Gaia open server system requirements for Security Management Server ("Security Management Open Server Hardware Requirements" on page 19) and Multi-Domain Server ("Multi-Domain Security Management Requirements" on page 19) R76 supports Crossbeam ("Other Platforms and Operating Systems" on page 14) 06 March 2013 Added Bypass Card Support to New Appliance and Hardware Support (on page 9) Reformatted Security Gateway Software Blades ("Security Gateway Software Blades on Check Point OS" on page 25)for clarity Added R70.50 to Compatibility with Gateways (on page 30) 27 February 2013 Updated IPv6 Support (on page 7) Updated Gaia Enhancements (on page 10) Updated Build Numbers (on page 11) Updated IPSO (on page 18) Updated Compatibility with Gateways (on page 30) Added Advanced Networking - Dynamic Routing to Important Notes on Security Gateway Software Blades ("Important Notes on Gateway Blades on Check Point Platforms" on page 25) Improved formatting and document layout 24 February 2013 First release of this document

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ContentsImportant Information .............................................................................................3 Introduction .............................................................................................................6 Important Solutions.............................................................................................. 6 Licensing ............................................................................................................. 6 What's New ..............................................................................................................7 IPv6 Support........................................................................................................ 7 Check Point Mobile for iOS.................................................................................. 8 Mobile Access Enhancements ............................................................................. 8 DLP Enhancements............................................................................................. 8 New Appliance and Hardware Support ................................................................ 9 Endpoint Security Blade ...................................................................................... 9 Application and URL Filtering Enhancements ...................................................... 9 SmartLog and SmartEvent .................................................................................. 9 Anti-Bot and Anti-Virus ........................................................................................ 9 VPN ....................................................................................................................10 DDoS/DoS Protection Enhancements ................................................................10 More Software Blade Enhancements .................................................................10 Gaia Enhancements ...........................................................................................10 Build Numbers ......................................................................................................11 System Requirements ..........................................................................................12 Check Point Appliance Naming Conventions ......................................................12 Check Point Appliances ......................................................................................13 Check Point Appliances in Virtual System Mode ............................................13 VPN Acceleration for Check Point 21000 Appliances with SAM Cards ..........14 Check Point Operating Systems .........................................................................14 Other Platforms and Operating Systems ............................................................14 Operating System Versions ...........................................................................15 Appliance Hardware Health Monitoring...............................................................15 Dedicated Gateways ..........................................................................................16 Platform Requirements .......................................................................................16 Gaia ...............................................................................................................16 SecurePlatform ..............................................................................................18 Linux ..............................................................................................................18 IPSO ..............................................................................................................18 Microsoft Windows .........................................................................................18 Maximum Number of Interfaces Supported by Platform .................................19 Security Management Open Server Hardware Requirements ........................19 Multi-Domain Security Management Requirements .......................................19 Security Gateway Open Server Hardware Requirements ..............................20 Virtual System Open Server Hardware Requirements ...................................20 Maximum Number of Gateway Cluster Members ...........................................20 Mobile Access Blade Requirements...............................................................21 SmartLog Requirements ................................................................................22 SmartEvent Requirements .............................................................................22 SmartReporter Requirements ........................................................................22 Console Requirements ..................................................................................23 UserCheck Client Requirements ....................................................................23 Legacy Hardware Platforms ...........................................................................23 Security Management Software Blades ..............................................................24 Security Gateway Software Blades .....................................................................24 Security Gateway Software Blades on Check Point OS .................................25 Important Notes on Gateway Blades on Check Point Platforms .....................25

Security Gateway Software Blades on Other OS ...........................................27 Important Notes on Gateway Blades on Microsoft Windows ..........................27 Security Gateway Bridge Mode ..........................................................................28 Clients and Consoles by Windows Platform .......................................................28 Clients and Consoles by Mac Platform ...............................................................28 Check Point GO Secure Portable Workspace.....................................................28 Upgrade Paths and Interoperability .....................................................................29 Upgrading to R76 ...............................................................................................29 Supported Upgrade Paths ..................................................................................29 Compatibility with Gateways ...............................................................................30 61000 Security System Management ............................................................30 Compatibility with Clients ....................................................................................31 Updating IPS Patterns ........................................................................................31 Uninstalling ................