Missing Sophos UTM Serial Number in Dashboard

Today I had a curious problem with a fresh installed Sophos UTM HA system. One UTM serial number was listed as “MISSING” at the dashboard: to fix this, I needed to edit the same file on both UTM devices this way: Login to shell with PuTTY via “loginuser” Change to root with “su -“ Change to … Read more

Install Sophos UTM from USB Stick

You don’t have a USB CD/DVD device nor a blank CD-ROM to burn the latest Sophos UTM ISO file? Here is a method to install the Sophos UTM via usb device. There are several free tools to copy an ISO image to an USB stick. In this tutorial I took the latest Rufus version which … Read more

Watching World Championship WM 2014 over Sophos UTM Web Protection

You want to allow temporary live streaming for soccer world championship with parallel blocked category “Internet Radio/TV” on ARD and ZDF Live TV? Just skip Caching, URL Filter and Content Removal with an exception for the web protection with these URLs: https?://([A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.)?daserste\.de/ https?://([A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.)?zdf\.de/ https?://([A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.)?ivwbox\.de/ https?://([A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.)?daserste_live-lh\.akamaihd\.net/ https?://([A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.)?analytics\.edgesuite\.net/ https?://([A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.)?de\.sitestat\.com/daserste/ https?://([A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.)?google\.de/ May the best team win!