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Releases Information


Check Point Default version widely recommended for all deployment is R81.10 Take 335 with the latest Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator GA Take.
For Scalable Platforms, see sk176388.
For more info, refer to Release Terminology article.

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Check Point R81.10

Release Date and Take  July 2021, Take 335
Release Home page  sk170416 (including the information about Scalable Platforms)
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R81.10
Related SmartConsole  R81.10 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • Maestro Hyperscale Mix Appliances - include different appliance models in the same Security Group
  • Dynamic logs distribution - Configure the Security Gateway to distribute logs between multiple active Log Servers to support a better Logs and Log Servers redundancy rate
  • Management performance and  stability improvements at scale
  • SmartConsole Automatic updates
Can be upgraded from  R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20SP, R80.20.M2, R80.20 3.10, R80.30, R80.30 3.10, R80.30SP, R80.40, and R81
   To upgrade from R77.30, R80 and R80.10, first upgrade to R80.40
Can be upgraded to  -

Check Point R81

Release Date and Take  October 2020, Take 392
Release Home page  sk166715
 Note: Scalable Platform software is now aligned with R81. For more information, refer to sk169954.
Related Jumbo Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R81
Related SmartConsole R81 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • Infinity Threat Prevention: The industry’s first autonomous Threat Prevention system 
  • Dynamic Balancing: Utilizes the best hardware performance from our security gateways
  • Revolutionized Policy Installation Process, effortless deployments and one-click upgrades
  • Best security for all encrypted traffic utilizing the latest standards including TLS 1.3 and HTTP/2
Can be upgraded from  R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.20 3.10, R80.30, R80.30 3.10 and R80.40
   To upgrade from R77.30, R80 and R80.10, first upgrade to R80.40
Can be upgraded to  R81.10

Check Point R80.40

Release Date and Take  January 2020, Take 294
Release Home page  sk160736
Related Jumbo Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R80.40
Related SmartConsole R80.40 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • SmartTasks automates daily work with pre-defined or customizable actions
  • Dedicated HTTPS policy layer preventing encrypted traffic from Gen V attacks
  • Zero-touch deployment from hours to minutes for installing new gateways
  • IoT Security Manager identify IoT devices and seamlessly turn their attributes into IoT security policy
Can be upgraded from  R76, R77.x, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.20 3.10, R80.30 and R80.30 3.10
 Endpoint R77.20 EP6.0/EP6.1/EP6.2, R77.30.01, R77.30.02, R77.30.03, R77.30 EP6.5
 To upgrade from R75.x versions, first upgrade to R77.30
Can be upgraded to  R81, R81.10 

Check Point R80.30

R80.30

Release Date and Take  May 2019, Take 200
Release Home page  sk144293
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R80.30
Related SmartConsole  R80.30 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • Threat Extraction for Web
  • New TLS SSL Patent Pending Technologies
  • Management Performance and Operational improvements
Can be upgraded from  R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2
Can be upgraded to  R80.40, R81, R81.10 

R80.30 3.10

Release Date and Take  July 2019, Take 273
Release Home page  sk152652
Related SmartConsole  R80.30 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • Improved firewall resiliency
  • Support for IPv6
  • Support for Dynamic CLI - Enhancing Gaia Clish
  • Adding Clustering and VSX capabilities
  • New kernel capabilities
Can be upgraded from  R80.20 3.10
Can be upgraded to  R80.40, R81, R81.10

R80.30SP

Release Date and Take  June 2020
  • R80.30SP Take 47
  • Maestro SGM/Gateway
Release Home page  sk162552
Related Jumbo  Maestro R80.30SP Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator

Check Point R80.20.M2

Release Date and Take  December 2018, Take 37
Release Home page  sk123473
Related SmartConsole  R80.20 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • New VMware Data Center objects
  • Multi-Domain and SNMP support for CPView
  • SmartConsole objects grouping
  • Improved Splunk log exporting
  • Consolidated Threat Prevention dashboard
Can be upgraded from  R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20
Can be upgraded to  R80.30, R80.40, R81 (Management Servers only)

Check Point R80.20

R80.20

Release Date and Take  September 2018, Take 101
Image replacement  July 2019, only Security Management - Take 117. See sk151513
Release Home page  sk122485
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R80.20
Related SmartConsole  R80.20 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • Gateway performance improvements
  • Advanced Threat Prevention
  • Cloud Security
  • Access Policy Enhancements
  • Consolidated network and endpoint management capabilities
  • Frequent management updates
  • Security ecosystem integration
Can be upgraded from  R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1
Can be upgraded to  R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40, R81, R81.10

R80.20 3.10

Release Date and Take  December 2018, Take 5
Release Home page  sk141173
Related Jumbo  Jumbo HFA for R80.20 with Gaia 3.10 for AWS, Azure and Open Server Security Gateways
Related SmartConsole  R80.20 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • New 3.10 kernel for Security Gateways
  • Extends support for new platforms
  • Performance improvement in Cloud environments
Can be upgraded from  -
Can be upgraded to  R80.30 3.10, R80.40, R81, R81.10

R80.20SP

Release Date and Take  March 2019
  • R80.20SP Take 22
  • Maestro (MHO + SGM/Gateway) and Chassis
Release Home page  sk138233
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R80.20SP

Check Point R80.20.M1

Release Date and Take  June 2018, Take 14
Release Home page  sk123473
Related SmartConsole  R80.20 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • Threat Prevention Enhancements
  • Gaia OS New Kernel
  • Access Policy Improvements
  • SmartView (web) enhancements
  • Integration with a Syslog server
  • Log Exporter
  • SmartConsole Multiple sessions
  • CloudGuard IaaS Enhancements
  • Endpoint Server Support
Can be upgraded from  R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80, R80.10
Can be upgraded to  R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40, R81

Check Point R80.10

Release Date and Take  May 2017, Take 421
Image replacement  See sk120981 
  • January 2018, Take 462
  • October 2018, Take 479
Release Home page  sk111841
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R80.10
Related SmartConsole  R80.10 SmartConsole Releases
Release Highlights
  • Security Policy New Architecture
  • Policy Layers and Sub-Policies enable flexible control over the security policy behavior
  • Unified Security Policies
  • New Content Awareness Software Blade
  • Application Control enhancements
  • Threat Prevention Policy enhancement
  • Integration of R77.30
Can be upgraded from  R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R75.40VS, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80
Can be upgraded to  R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40, R81

Check Point R80

Release Date and Take  Mar 2016, Take 103
Image replacement

 See sk110980

  • April 2016, Take 109
  • July 2016, Take 113
  • December 2016, Take 132
Release Home page  sk108623
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R80
Release Highlights
  • Unified Console
  • Unified Security Policies
  • Policy Layers & Sub Policies
  • Role-based & Concurrent Administration
  • CLI & API Secured Automation and Orchestration
  • Multi-Domain Security Management Enhancements
  • Next Generation Logs, Events and ReportsNew Licensing Experience
  • Improved security for SIC and VPN certificates
  • Integration of R77.20
Can be upgraded from  R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R75.40VS, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30
Can be upgraded to  R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40, R81

Check Point R77.30

Release Date and Take  May 2015, Take 204
Image replacement  May 2015, Take 207 (for SecurityPlatform, Linux & Windows)
Release Home page  sk104859
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R77.30
Release Highlights
  • Threat Extraction Blade
  • HTTPS Inspection Enhancements
  • Mobile Access blade and Capsule enhancements
  • Clustering and Routing stability fixes
  • Managing R77.20 version on 1100 and 1200R Appliances
  • Support for DNS Tunneling protection in IPS
  • Hide NAT port allocation enhancements
  • Detailed monitoring and enforcement of Modbus traffic
  • Support for Carrier solutions (LTE suite)
Can be upgraded from  R70.40, R70.50, R71.50, R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R75.40VS, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20
Can be upgraded to  R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40, R81

Check Point R77.20

Release Date and Take  July 2014, Take 124
Image replacement  July 2014, Take 127 
Release Home page  sk101208
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R77.20
Release Highlights
  • VSX stability fixes and enhancements MultiCore support for SSL
  • New Connectivity Upgrade procedure
  • DHCP simplified configuration and stability fixes
  • Threat Prevention detection and functionality enhancements
Can be upgraded from  R70.40, R70.50, R71.50, R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R75.40VS, R76, R77, R77.10
Can be upgraded to  R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40

Check Point R77.10

Release Date and Take  January 2014, Take 131
Image replacement  April 2014, Take 140. See sk98933.
Release Home page  sk97617
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R77.10
Release Highlights
  • Gaia OS Improved with Resolved Issues
  • Mobile Access support for IPv6, VSX, Push Notifications, Remote Wipe and more
  • Integrated Appliance Hardware Diagnostic Tool
  • QoS support for SecureXL and CoreXL is included and disabled by default
  • Routing stability fixes and enhancements 
  • Acceleration enhancements
  • VPN enhancements
  • Resolved issues from previous releases
  • Integration of R75.47
Can be upgraded from  R70.40, R70.50, R71.50, R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R75.40VS, R76, R77
Can be upgraded to  R77.20, R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40

Check Point R77

Release Date and Take

 September 2013

  • Take 225 - IPSO & SmartConsole
  • Take 227 - Windows only 
  • Take 228 - Gaia, SecurePlatform, Linux
Image replacement

 See sk96115

  • Ocober 2013, Take 232 (Windows only)
  • Ocober 2013, Take 237 (Gaia, SecurePlatform, Linux)
Release Home page  sk92965
Related Jumbo  Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator for R77
Release Highlights
  • Threat Emulation Software Blade
  • Check Point Compliance Blade
  • HyperSPECT Technology
  • Gaia Central Device Management
  • Enhanced Gaia Software Updates
  • Identity Awareness Improvements
  • Enhanced Endpoint Security
  • Security Gateway Virtual Edition
  • Enhanced SAM Card Support
  • Mobile Access Blade Enhancements
  • Integration of R75.46
Can be upgraded from  R71.50, R75, R75.10, R75.20, R75.30, R75.40, R75.45, R75.46, R75.47, R75.40VS, R76
Can be upgraded to  R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80, R80.10, R80.20.M1, R80.20, R80.20.M2, R80.30, R80.40

 

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