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What happened to Check Point Ethereal (CPEthereal)? Technical Level

Check Point Ethereal (CPEthereal) is no longer developed and is no longer available on Check Point download site. Its features were integrated into Wireshark application. Wireshark has added many new features that now support the interpretation of a FW Monitor capture file.

In Wireshark v0.10.0 and later the following display filters for Check Point are available:

Field Name Type Description Versions
fw1.chain String Chain Position 0.10.0 to 1.0.0
fw1.direction String Direction 0.10.0 to 1.0.0
fw1.interface String Interface 0.10.0 to 1.0.0
fw1.type Unsigned 16-bit integer Type 0.10.0 to 1.0.0
fw1.uuid Unsigned 32-bit integer UUID 0.10.0 to 1.0.0

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