Install Sophos XG from USB Stick

Some years ago, I wrote an article about installing Sophos UTM with an USB stick. Now it’s time for XG 😉 First, I had a problem creating the stick with Rufus. The decive couldn’t boot from the usb device: Starting Firmware Installation Failed getting ISO disk press y to reboot than I tried the DD … Read moreInstall Sophos XG from USB Stick

How to update Sophos XG firmware

Hello networkguys! Today I want to show you how to successful update the XG firewall. You can check your status directly after your login on the dashboard: at first step, create a local backup file and download it to your computer: you can download the new firmware at the Sophos Portal. If you have a … Read moreHow to update Sophos XG firmware

Webproxy exceptions for Grand Theft Auto

GTA has problems while updating through a Sophos UTM/XG webproxy. Thanks to Phillips work, here is the list of the exceptions: ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.patches\.rockstargames\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.prod\.ros.\.rockstargames\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.device-metrics-us\.amazon\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.cdn\.edgecast\.steamstatic\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.master\.mta-v\.net ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.dsp\.mp\.microsoft\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.mta-v\.net/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.rockstargames\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.steamcommunity-a\.akamaihd\.net/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.steampowered\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.google-analytics\.com/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.g\.doubleclick\.net/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*192\.81\.241\.100/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*\.akamaihd\.net/ ^https?://[A-Za-z0-9.-]*52\.95\.112\.20/ happy shooting! 🙂

Sophos UTM Update 9.508-10 released!

  Quick after the 9.508 release, Sophos released another update for the UTM system. Your sysstem will be rebooted and your access points will get a new firmware. HTTP Download FTP Download Bugfixes NUTM-8739 [Access & Identity] Argos segfault and coredump after update to v9.502 NUTM-9164 [Access & Identity] SSLVPN installation packages fail to copy … Read moreSophos UTM Update 9.508-10 released!

Sophos UTM Up2Date 9.508 Released

News Maintenance Release Download-Links FTP HTTP Remarks System will be rebooted Configuration will be upgraded Connected APs will perform firmware upgrade Bugfixes NUTM-8739 [Access & Identity] Argos segfault and coredump after update to v9.502 NUTM-9164 [Access & Identity] SSLVPN installation packages fail to copy user profile during installation NUTM-9344 [Access & Identity] All users are … Read moreSophos UTM Up2Date 9.508 Released

Sophos UTM Update 9.506-2 released

Sophos released a new maintenance release for the UTM. This time many bugs are getting fixed. Access Points and REDs are also getting a new firmware. Download HTTP Download FTP   Bugfixes: NUTM-8651 [AWS] AWS Permission for “Import Via Amazon Credentials” NUTM-7678 [Access & Identity] Pluto dies with coredump at L2TP connections NUTM-8211 [Access & … Read moreSophos UTM Update 9.506-2 released

Sophos XG – SFOS 17.0.0 GA Released

First, I’m sorry that the blog “fallen asleep”. I was on holiday and have currently many other business projects. I will blog more in the next time and will write a big overview of the new SFOS v17 release. We will start trainings and start selling XG devices soon in my company, so I think … Read moreSophos XG – SFOS 17.0.0 GA Released

Sophos released update 9.504 and 9.505 for the UTM

Hey guys! Sophos released two new updates for the UTM: 9.504 (ftp://ftp.astaro.com/UTM/v9/up2date/u2d-sys-9.503003-504001.tgz.gpg) Bugfixes: NUTM-8851 [Basesystem] System doesn’t boot if Posgtresql database cannot start NUTM-7240 [RED] RED 50 loosing ARP entries of internal machines NUTM-8782 [RED] RED10, RED15, RED50: Update OpenSSL and TCPdump to most current version NUTM-8858 [RED] DNSMasq vulnerabilities 9.505 (ftp://ftp.astaro.com/UTM/v9/up2date/u2d-sys-9.504001-505004.tgz.gpg) Bugfixes: NUTM-8984 [RED] … Read moreSophos released update 9.504 and 9.505 for the UTM

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 moreCurrent HTTP Proxy problems with Sophos UTM

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 moreSophos UTM 9.501 Update available