Central Deployment of Hotfixes

Central Deployment allows performing batch deployment of Jumbo HotfixClosed Software package installed on top of the current software version to fix a wrong or undesired behavior, and to add a new behavior. Accumulators and Hotfixes using SmartConsoleClosed Check Point GUI application used to manage a Check Point environment - configure Security Policies, configure devices, monitor products and events, install updates, and so on..

You can deploy a Recommended Jumbo Hotfix AccumulatorClosed Collection of hotfixes combined into a single package. Acronyms: JHA, JHF, JHFA. or a specific Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator take.

You can find the name of the specific Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator in the relevant SK article for the applicable version.



This table shows the Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator takes which are required to install the recommended Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator.


Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator


Take 76 or higher.


A Take higher than Take 118.


A Take higher than 245.

To use the Install Hotfix from SmartConsole options:


Only recommended and on-going Jumbo Hotfix Accumulators Takes made available in the Check Point update servers are supported.

If SmartConsole and the Security Management Server are connected through a proxy server, the GUI for this feature is not supported. In this case, use the applicable API command.

The following are not supported with Hotfix Central Deployment:

Installing the Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator