Web Protection – New categorization of websites

If you have a website that is in case of false positive categorized as “Malicious Site” or a wrong category, you can open a support case by writing an email to sites@mcafee.com or via the website https://www.trustedsource.org/en/feedback/url from McAfee. Sophos UTM is also using this global database. In Sophos UTM 9.2 you have the ability to overwrite … Read more

Sophos UTM 9.2 soft-release available!

Major Features Web: New UI policy model Mail: SPX encryption support Mail: DLP support Network: Botnet/C&C traffic detection and blocking Network: Major IPS performance improvements Authentication: Dual-factor authentication with OATH TOTP WAF: Authentication support Smaller Features Web: AD SSO in transparent mode Web: Warn action Web: Transparent HTTPS filtering w/o full SSL scanning Web: URL … Read more

UTM-News from Sophos Partner Roadshow

Back from Sophos Partner Roadshow with a lot of new informations! As I told, the Sophos UTM version 9.2 will be soft-released today. Keep a look at the Sophos FTP server. The version 9.2 is available until november and has the longest beta-phase in the history of this product (4 month). You are now asking … Read more

VDSL with Sophos UTM and Zyxel Modem

I tried another VDSL modem to connect a Sophos UTM with a VDSL line from Deutsche Telekom. I tried the Zyxel device P-870H-53A v2 with a builtin 4-port switch (perfect for our high availability cluster). Configure the VDSL interface wiht PPPoE and your provider login-data. Keep in mind to deactivate the VDSL option because the Zyxel modem … Read more

Link Aggregation with Cisco ASA

Interesting project that I got some days ago: I need to connect a Cisco ASA redundantly to a HP Switch Switch cluster (clustered with IRF protocol) and VLAN tag support. I configured a bridge-aggregation interface at the HP 5920AF-24XG like this (VLANs were already configured): interface Bridge-Aggregation1 description Link to Cisco ASA interface Ten-GigabitEthernet1/0/8 port link-aggregation … Read more

Using Sophos Access Points behind a RED

In case you are using split-tunnel with your Sophos UTM and an Access Point behind a RED, you need to configure some additional parameters. The Access Point always wants to connect to the WLAN Controller address 1.2.3.4 so you need to add this host to the split-network area:   after this the RED will reboot … Read more