Heading to Sophos Partner Business Breakfast at Cologne

Today I’m going to the Sophos Partner Business Breakfast in Cologne. The main topics wil be Sophos Intercept, Central and a big view at the new XG v17. The new beta OS is available for public: community.sophos.com I will gather new fascinating information and will publish them here. See you later!

ekahau Site Survey 9.0.2 released

Ekahau released a new version of Site Survey Download 9.0.2   Fixed issues: Several spinning wheel issues fixed on Mac OS. SPOD no more! Certain visualizations showed only white when the values on map exceeded value range in the legend, SNR being the main culprit. Behold, it’s fixed! Default coverage profile (Voice+Data) and channel overlap … Read more

New Sophos UTM Update 9.503-4 available (again)

Sophos released a new firmware (9.503-4) this week. Hopefully they didn’t withdraw it like the last update. We have many customers with AD SSO problems within the http proxy, I hope this update solves this finally… Download FTP Additional information: Configuration will be upgraded Connected REDs will perform firmware upgrade Connected Wifi APs will perform … Read more

Current HTTP Proxy problems with Sophos UTM

Also getting mails from your UTM regardig “INFO-141] Http proxy not running – restarted”? The problem exists since today and the reason is a broken pattern update for application control. Deactivate your Application Control since the new pattern update will be released. I would suggest to activate it again on Wednesday. Advisory: Sophos UTM: HTTPProxy … Read more

Using different smarthosts in your mail environment

Hello guys! I was asked how to configure multiple domains on a Microsoft Exchange server. The reception is very easy: Add the new domain name to your Exchange server and configure your POPcon to collect the mails or configure the MX DNS entry of this domain to your fixed WAN IP. But what about sending … Read more

How to use 802.1x/mac-auth and dynamic VLAN assignment

Hello guys! Today I want to show you how to secure your edge-switches with 802.1x and mac-authentication fallback in combination with HPE comware-based switches. The 802.1x protocol is used for network access control. For devices like printers, cameras, etc. we will use mac-authentication as a fallback. We will also use dynamic VLAN assignment for the … Read more

Sophos UTM Update 9.502

  Remarks: System will be rebooted Configuration will be upgraded Connected REDs will perform firmware upgrade Connected Wifi APs will perform firmware upgrade   Bugfixes: Fix [NUTM-8127]: [AWS] Link to CloudFormation console during cloudupdate is not working Fix [NUTM-3213]: [Access & Identity] Inconsistent behaviour/state when deleting a user cert Fix [NUTM-3283]: [Access & Identity] IPSec: … Read more

ekahau Site Survey 9.0 released!

ekahau released version 9.0 with new features: High Capacity Planner: The easiest yet the most comprehensive Wi-Fi capacity planning tool Easily set capacity requirements with the new requirement area tool straight from the toolbar – All you need to know is how many devices your network would need to support If needed, you can always … Read more

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol with Comware Switches

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol is easy to configure on a comware switch. Each device needs an IP address within the subnet, after this you can configure a virtual-IP for the VLAN-interface: CoreSwitch1: interface Vlan-interface1 ip address 10.0.0.135 255.192.0.0 vrrp vrid 1 virtual-ip 10.0.0.54 vrrp vrid 1 priority 120 CoreSwitch2: interface Vlan-interface1 ip address 10.0.0.136 255.192.0.0 … Read more

Sophos UTM 9.501 Update available

Remarks: System will be rebooted Configuration will be upgraded Connected REDs will perform firmware upgrade Connected Wifi APs will perform firmware upgrade     Bugfixes: Fix [NUTM-6868]: [AWS, REST API] Missing trailing slash in Swagger URLs Fix [NUTM-6908]: [AWS, REST API] [RESTD] Consistent authentication look and feel Fix [NUTM-7173]: [AWS, REST API] [RESTD] Selfmon cannot … Read more