The firmware version SW-SFOS_15.01.0_MR-1.1.SFW-407 is available for the Sophos XG. Go to System / Administration / Firmware and click Download (164.12 MB) to start the process: click on Install after the download has finished. The device will do a reboot. Sophos has also published a tutorial video on youtube:
Advanced Zero-Day-Protection The Sophos Sandstorm (“Breach Detection Platform”) is a dynamic-cloud-technology for scanning files on different OS and browser versions to detect zero day malware. The product FireEye for example is a on-premise solution for this. Sophos centralized this into a cloud-system. The popular zero day malware “Locky” is a normal executable or macro script … Read more
I found a very good article about the protocols you can use with your proxy (Sophos UTM or Sophos XG) on windowsitpro.com: What are the main feature differences between the Windows Kerberos and NT LAN Manager (NTLM) authentication protocols? Why is the Kerberos protocol generally considered a better authentication option than the NTLM protocol? NTLM … Read more
I’m using the new Sophos XG at home for about three weeks and I want to show you how to build your own Sophos XG Home Edition. This is only an instruction to build a Home machine, I will publish a blog post with the new features and a personal review the next days. I recommend … Read more
Sophos released a workflow guide for the CLI on the new Sophos XG software. Feel free to download.