• 7 Nov 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR9 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFOS v17.5.9 MR9 for the Sophos XG Firewall. Initially, the firmware will be available by manual download from the Licensing Portal . We then make the firmware available via auto-update to a number of customers, which will increase over time. Please visit the following link for more information regarding the upgrade process: Sophos XG Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware. Issues...
    • 26 Oct 2019

    Sophos Windows Single Sign-On Client Transitions to End-of-Life

    Hi Everyone, This article provides information on the retirement of Sophos Windows Single Sign-On (SSO) Client. Effective immediately, Sophos is transitioning the Sophos Windows Single Sign-On (SSO) Client to the End of Life phase of its product lifecycle.
    • 24 Oct 2019

    Sophos Connect 1.4 Released

    Hi XG Community! We're pleased to announce the release of Sophos Connect 1.4. The VPN Client is available from within the WebAdmin of your XG Firewall (see KBA 133109 ). What's New in Sophos Connect 1.4 Support for MacOS Catalina Issues Resolved NC-49029 [Remote Access] Sophos Connect client intermittently failing to load existing connection NC-50445 [Remote Access] [Mac OS 10.15] SophosConnect...
    • 5 Oct 2019

    XG Firewall v18 Early Access is coming!

    [Update] The Sophos XG Firewall v18 Early Access Program is available now! Visit the v18 EAP group here. The Firewall Product Team here at Sophos has been hard at work on the latest firewall release. It’s loaded with innovations, such ...
    • 1 Oct 2019

    New Sophos Central Features for XG Firewall

    Hi Everyone, Day-to-day management of XG Firewall has gotten even easier thanks to some new features in Sophos Central: Management and storage of scheduled backups Firmware update management Zero-touch deployment of new XG Firewall appliances Here's a brief overview of those new features and a guide for customers and partners to make the most of these new features... Here's a quick overview...
    • 13 Sep 2019

    Sophos Firewall Manager SFM 17.1 MR1 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFMOS v17.1.1 MR1 for the Sophos Firewall Manager. The firmware will be available by manual download from the Licensing Portal and via auto-update. Issues Resolved in SFM 17.1 MR1 NCCC-8013 [SCFM, SFM] Incorrect japanese translation in confirmation dialog NCCC-7992 [SF Compatibility] Sophos Connect Client for SFM does not update when clients are managed from SFM NCCC-7570...
    • 10 Sep 2019

    RED Firmware 2.0.018 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished RED Firmware 2.0.018. This firmware is available via pattern update. Issues Resolved NC-50247 [RED_Firmware] RED15w continous reboots with version 2.0.0.18 upgrade NC-45225 [RED_Firmware] DNS does not work in transparent/split mode if gateway and DNS server are different but in same network NC-46075 [RED_Firmware] Can't connect to UTM in transparent/split mode and FQDN...
    • 27 Aug 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR8 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFOS v17.5.8 MR8 for the Sophos XG Firewall. Initially, the firmware will be available by manual download from the Licensing Portal . We then make the firmware available via auto-update to a number of customers, which will increase over time. Please visit the following link for more information regarding the upgrade process: Sophos XG Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware. Issues...
    • 6 Aug 2019

    Central Management 2019.30 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released Central Management 2019.30 for Sophos Central. What's New in Central Management 2019.30 Firmware management for managed firewalls Keeping your firewalls up-to-date, easier than ever! Sophos central will now show you when new firmware is available for any of your managed firewalls, and each one can be upgraded immediately, with a single click. Issues Resolved in Central...
    • 15 Jul 2019

    Wireless Firmware 11.0.009 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished Wireless Firmware 11.0.009. This firmware is available via pattern update to all installations running SF 17.5 MR7 and later. News Maintenance Release Issues Resolved NC-45250 [Wireless] Performance of XG managed APX120 is less than cloud managed APX120 NC-47906 [Wireless] TCP SACK PANIC - Kernel vulnerabilities on XG managed AP
    • 11 Jul 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR7 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFOS v17.5.7 MR7 for the Sophos XG Firewall. Initially, the firmware will be available by manual download from your MySophos account . We then make the firmware available via auto-update to a number of customers, which will increase over time. Please visit the following link for more information regarding the upgrade process: Sophos XG Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware. Issues...
    • 28 Jun 2019

    Central Management 2019.24 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released Central Management 2019.24 for Sophos Central. What's New in Central Management 2019.24 Support for backup management in Sophos Central Issues Resolved in Central Management 2019.24 NR-2046 [SFOS] Notifications from Central For Firewall not checking the status with Central NR-1935 [Central Frontend] Email alert about enabling ATP is received even though ATP is...
    • 26 Jun 2019

    Wireless Firmware 11.0.008 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished Wireless Firmware 11.0.008. This firmware is available via pattern update to all installations running SF 17.5 MR6 and later. News Framed-IP-Address in RADIUS accounting for APX Issues Resolved none
    • 24 Jun 2019

    Sophos Connect 1.3 Released

    Hi XG Community! We're pleased to announce the release of Sophos Connect 1.3. The VPN Client is available from within the WebAdmin of your XG Firewall (see KBA 133109 ). What's New in Sophos Connect 1.3 Multiple Language support Official support for connections to UTM9 Add ability to run domain logon scripts after the tunnel is established Configure connection-specific DNS Suffix for the TAP adapter...
    • 18 Jun 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR6 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFOS v17.5.6 MR6 for the Sophos XG Firewall. Initially, the firmware will be available by manual download from your MySophos account . We then make the firmware available via auto-update to a number of customers, which will increase over time. Please visit the following link for more information regarding the upgrade process: Sophos XG Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware. Guidance...
    • 24 May 2019

    Product Lifecycle Information: End-of-Life of SFOS v16.x

    With all the features, fixes and enhancements available in the latest XG Firewall firmware updates, we are announcing the End-of-Life (EoL) for SFOS firmware versions 16.x effective August 20, 2019. Updating the firmware to the latest release is easy and we strongly encourage you to keep your XG Firewall firmware up to date at all times to enjoy the latest security and reliability enhancements. To see how easy it is...
    • 25 Apr 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR5 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFOS v17.5.5 MR5 for the Sophos XG Firewall. Initially, the firmware will be available by manual download from your MySophos account . We then make the firmware available via auto-update to a number of customers, which will increase over time. Please visit the following link for more information regarding the upgrade process: Sophos XG Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware. What's...
    • 23 Apr 2019

    Wireless Firmware 11.0.007 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished Wireless Firmware 11.0.007. This firmware is available via pattern update to all installations running SF 17.5 MR5 and later. News Support for new APX 120 models Issues Resolved NC-39986 : 5 Ghz band is not available in AP setting while country set to Qatar NC-40369 : Version string always sent as 'custom-build' in APX messages NC-42852 : MAC filter not working...
    • 1 Apr 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR4 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFOS v17.5.4 MR4 for the Sophos XG Firewall. Initially, the firmware will be available by manual download from your MySophos account . We then make the firmware available via auto-update to a number of customers, which will increase over time. Update: Due to an issue in IPSec in combination with Sophos Connect, we had to replace the initial SF 17.5 MR4 (17.5.4.409) with SF 17.5...
    • 26 Feb 2019

    RED Firmware 2.0.017 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished RED Firmware 2.0.017. This firmware is available via pattern update. Issues Resolved NC-33803 [RED_Firmware] Support for CDC and RNDIS ethernet over USB NC-38523 [RED_Firmware] No WAN connection found when having multiple WAN links NC-39321 [RED_Firmware] REDs are displayed as "offline" even though the tunnel is working NC-39822 [RED_Firmware] Racecondition...
    • 21 Feb 2019

    Sophos Firewall Manager - SFM 17.1.0 GA Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFM v17.1.0 GA. This release is available from within your device for all SFM installations as of now. Beside that, the release is available via MySophos portal. What's New Key Features Shadow IT management across firewalls Improved alerting contents Comprehensive management of all features available in Sophos XG Firewall v17.1 Enhancements Added additional...
    • 12 Feb 2019

    Wireless Firmware 11.0.006 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished Wireless Firmware 11.0.006. This firmware is available via pattern update. News Support for new APX 320, 530 and 740 models Issues Resolved NC-35685 [Wireless] Unauthenticated EAPOL-Key decryption in wpa_supplicant (CVE-2018-14526)
    • 12 Feb 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR3 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.5.3 MR3. This release is available in stages. In first stage it will be available at MySophos. We then start with a small amount of slots and will increase those over time. Later it will be available to all other installations as well. Please see the following link for further information regarding upgrade - KBA 123285 Sophos Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware. What's...
    • 7 Feb 2019

    Sophos Connect EAP 1.2 Released

    Hi XG Community! We're pleased to announce the release of Sophos Connect EAP 1.2. The VPN Client is now available from within the WebAdmin of your XG Firewall (see KBA 133109 ). A feature is not working as expected? You have found a bug? Sophos Connect EAP is now officially supported starting with this version. Please contact Sophos Support if you experience any issues. We have also created this new community...
    • 22 Jan 2019

    SFOS 17.5 MR1 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.5.1 MR1. This release is available in stages. In first stage it will be available in Sophos Licensing Portal (formerly known as MySophos). We then start with a small amount of slots and will increase those over time. Later it will be available to all other installations as well. Please see the following link for further information regarding upgrade - KBA 123285 Sophos...