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Check Point Identity Agent for Microsoft Windows 10 Technical Level
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Background

Check Point's Identity Agent gets and reports identities to the Check Point Identity Awareness Security Gateway. The administrator configures the Identity Agents (not the end-users). There are three types of Identity Agents: Full, Light, and Custom.

All Identity Agents are supported on Windows 10.

Starting in R75.40, all Identity Agents are backward compatible with all Check Point Gateways.

Type of Agent Download from Instructions
Identity Agent - Full (*) See sk134312 for the newest Identity Agent  Refer to the Installation Instructions and Limitations sections below. 
Identity Agent - Light (**) Captive Portal page
  1. In SmartDashboard, open the Identity Awareness Gateway object.
  2. Go to the Identity Awareness pane.
  3. Check the Browser-Based Authentication box.
  4. Click on the Settings... button.
  5. Configure the applicable settings.
  6. Install policy.
  7. Connect to Captive Portal on the Identity Awareness Gateway.
Terminal Server agent SmartDashboard
  1. In SmartDashboard, open the Identity Awareness Gateway object.
  2. Go to the Identity Awareness pane.
  3. Check the Terminal Servers box. 
  • (*) For users with "Identity Agent - Full" that use the packet tagging feature (sk60221), the agent below is required.
  • (**) For Security Gateway R80.10, the "Identity Agent - Light" is natively available from the Captive Portal. For earlier versions (for example, R77.x), an additional Hotfix is required.  In R80.10, there is one installation package, which identifies the currently installed OS and executes the applicable package on the PC. (ID 01680690).

Installation Instructions

  1. Download the Identity Agent to the Windows 10 computer. See sk134312 for the newest Identity Agent.
  2. Right-click on the Identity Agent package, click on Run as administrator and follow the instructions on the screen.

Uninstall Instructions

  1. Go to Start menu - go to Control Panel - click on Programs and Features.
  2. Select the Check Point Identity Agent - click on the Uninstall button - follow the instructions on the screen.

Limitations

  • The Identity Agent in this article operates only with Security Gateways R76 and above.
Applies To:
  • 01680698 , 01750129
  • 01680690 , 02455171 , 02455715

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