Sophos UTM 9.706 update released

News Maintenance Release Strict TCP Session Handling enabled by defaultNew installations of UTM 9.706 have strict TCP session handling enabled by default. When updating to 9.706 and strict TCP session handling is not enabled, admins can enable it under Network Protection > Firewall > Advanced. Secure Up2DateUp2Date updates will be downloaded via HTTPS connections. In … Read more

Aruba Mobility Controller with Sophos SG/XG hotspot Portal

Hello Guys,   today I will talk about how to configuring a guest Wifi with a Aruba Mobility Controller and the Sophos hotspot solution. In this example I will using the Sophos SG hotspot solution. With Sophos XG, it’s basically the same. Sophos SG Create a new Interface It’s recommandet, to use a own interface … Read more

Sophos UTM 9.705 update released

News Maintenance Release Remarks System will be reboote Issues Resolved NUTM-12235 [Basesystem, SUM] UTM not accessible through SUM gateway manager NUTM-12234 [Basesystem] Remote Code Execution vulnerability in UTM WebAdmin NUTM-12250 [Wireless] AP Wireless Networks restart continuously-9.704   Download https://download.astaro.com/UTM/v9/up2date/u2d-sys-9.704002-705003.tgz.gpg  

Sophos UTM how to install a virtual home firewall under ubuntu via KVM

Hello guys! today I will tell you how I configured my home server for a virtual Sophos UTM. All configurations in ubuntu can also be used for a virtual Sophos XG. In this article I assume that Ubuntu and virt manager are installed. The following link deals with the basic configuration of virt manager under … Read more

Sophos XG/UTM Home Edition

Sophos XG SG UTM Firewall Home Edition

Hello again! Some days ago I talked to a Sophos employee and he founds out that I am the Network Guy and he said that I need to update my recommended hardware for the home edition deployment of the Sophos XG and Sophos UTM Home Edition. Also some of my followers wanted it also, so … Read more

Sophos UTM 9.601 update released

Note WAF: TLS session tickets facilitate clients to speed up repeated TLS handshakes by re-using certain cipher parameters. This re-use of cipher parameters can cause encrypted connections to be less secure by impacting their perfect forward secrecy. To improve the overall security of the product, TLS session tickets are no longer enabled by the WAF. … Read more