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How To Repair A Corrupt Smartcenter Installation

Repair A Corrupt Smartcenter Installation This article details how to repair a corrupt smartcenter step-by-step. This process is valid for both Windows and *nix-based installations and platform-specific instructions are pointed out where necessary. In fact, the word “repair” is somewhat misleading as what we really do is create a new…

Checkpoint: Long Delay When Logging In Via SSH or Console

How to mitigate the issue where this a long delay when logging in via SSH or console. When an SSH session is initiated to a linux box, the SSH server tries to perform a lookup on the client’s IP; in certain situations this is not going to be possible, e.g.:…

Checkpoint: How To Reset “expert” Mode Password On SecurePlatform

This article describes how to reset the expert mode password on SecurePlatform for your Checkpoint appliance or open server. For Open Servers Obtain the live linux distribution Knoppix. You can download the current version from the Knoppix website: http://www.knoppix.net 1. Boot the machine from the Knoppix CD – you can…