Configuring VPN Remote Access for the first time on your Sophos XG Firewall? Check out this useful Community post!
This article describes the steps to SSH to the XG Firewall using PuTTY utility. The following sections are covered:
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Sophos Firewall
Note: The most secure method to allow services into the XG Firewall is by creating ACL exception rules for any services you would like to allow. This would be especially useful if allowing services in the WAN/WiFi zones. Read more about Local service ACL exception rule in Sophos XG Firewall: Local Service ACL (Access Control List).
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