• 28 Feb 2020

    Central Management 2020.08 Released

    What's New in Central Management 2020.08 With this latest Sophos Central Management release we’re excited to announce that we’ve added a set of features to allow admins to manage firewalls in groups, rather than one at a time. This allows admins to create groups of like firewalls running XG v18 or newer, and more efficiently create and edit policies for multiple firewalls at a time. Firewall groups...
    • 27 Feb 2020

    Introducing Central Firewall Reporting with XG Firewall v18

    New cloud-based reporting tool provides the flexibility to create custom historical reports on network activity for free. XG Firewall v18 is here, and with it comes a slew of terrific new features that address the visibility, protection, and performa...
    • 27 Feb 2020

    SFOS 17.5 MR10 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFOS v17.5.10 MR10 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...
    • 24 Feb 2020

    New Sophos Central Management and Reporting for XG Firewall!

    Sophos Central now includes group firewall management and flexible cloud-based firewall reporting - for free! Today, XG Firewall’s integration with Sophos Central gets a major boost with some exciting enhancements for managing multiple firewall...
    • 17 Feb 2020

    Sophos XG Firewall v18 is now available!

    Introducing the all-new Xstream Architecture XG Firewall v18 is now available sporting the all-new Xstream Architecture delivering extreme new levels of visibility, protection and performance. XG Firewall v18 Highlights: Xstream SSL Inspection. Get unprecedented visibility into your encrypted traffic flows, support for TLS 1.3 without downgrading, powerful policy tools, and extreme performance. AI-powered...
    • 7 Feb 2020

    Sophos Firewall Manager SFM 17.1 MR2 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've released SFMOS v17.1.2 MR2 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 MR2 NCCC-7813 [SFM] Check for latest Firmware option does not work for specific device XG210 NCCC-8506 [SFM] SSLv3/TLSv1 supported on port 8443 NCCC-8880 [SFM] SCFM & SFM - devices are not showing...
    • 9 Jan 2020

    Sophos Central Firewall Manager - CFM 17.1.1 MR1 Released

    Hi XG Community! We have released CFM v17.1.1 MR1. Issues Resolved NCCC-7009 [SCFM] Client unable to schedule firmware update NCCC-7021 [SCFM] Search option is not working in SCFM NCCC-7809 [SCFM] Unable to open device level in SCFM NCCC-7826 [SCFM] Device shown as incompatible NCCC-7845 [SCFM] Unable to add device into SCFM after discovery NCCC-8015 [SCFM] Approved XG device does not appear...
    • 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...