I thought they were going to wait until CPX2009, but it looks like Check Point made the announcement on their website today. Check Point Software Blades
The R70 release is nearing. For those of you lucky to be in the EA program, you know already how great this release is shaping up to be. If you are going to CPX 2009, you will get a complete
HFA40 for Provider-1 is mainly a set of enhancements. One of these enhancements is ‘P1shell.’ This is an alternative shell for Provider-1 that allows an admin to run Provider-1 specific commands without having Root access. You can set it to
If not, you need to start considering an upgrade no later than June 1st 2009, as that is when support will end for R60 to R62. R70 is just around the corner, so you will have a couple of choices.
Looks like the HFA40 package is the same for Provider-1 and VPN-1, and UTM-1. No need to download it twice like I did 🙂 Two interesting things to test out are the new Provider-1 Shell and the Cross CMA-Shell (finally!).
Hopefully you received an email notification. Taking at a look at the release notes right now…