Boot Security

Important - This section does not apply to Scalable Platforms (Maestro and Chassis).

The Boot Security protects the Security GatewayClosed Dedicated Check Point server that runs Check Point software to inspect traffic and enforce Security Policies for connected network resources. and its networks, during the boot:

  • Disables the IP Forwarding in Linux OS kernel

  • Loads the Default Filter Policy

Important - In a ClusterClosed Two or more Security Gateways that work together in a redundant configuration - High Availability, or Load Sharing., you must configure all the Cluster Members in the same way.