Welcome

Check Point offers effective Security Management solutions to help you keep up with constantly growing needs and challenges of your organizational network. This Administration Guide focuses on the basic Security Management Server deployment.

If you are interested in deployments for organizations with multiple sites, refer to the R80.40 Multi-Domain Security Management Administration Guide.

These are the basic components of Check Point security architecture.

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Description

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SmartConsole - Check Point Graphical User Interface for connection to and management of Security Management Servers.

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Security Management Server - Manages Security Gateways with defined security policies and monitors security events on the network.

3

Security Gateway - Placed at the perimeter of the network topology, to protect your environment through enforcement of the security policies.

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Your environment to protect.