• 17 Oct 2018

    RED Firmware 2.0.016 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished RED Firmware 2.0.016. This firmware is available via pattern update. Issues Resolved NC-32370 [RED_Firmware] RED15/50 issues with large packets in Transparent/Split mode NC-34481 [RED_Firmware] Unified-FW: setting MTU for LAN interface does not work NC-34494 [RED_Firmware] Unified-FW: fallback mechanism does not work if prov can not be accessed NC-37933 [RED_Firmware]...
    • 5 Oct 2018

    XG Firewall v17.5 is Coming Soon

    Hi XG Community! The team is hard at work putting the finishing touches on the next major release of XG Firewall, and it is a huge release, bringing XG Firewall management to Sophos Central, new Synchronized Security features, Wireless APX support, a...
    • 4 Oct 2018

    Wireless Firmware 11.0.005 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community! We've finished Wireless Firmware 11.0.005. This firmware is available via pattern update. Issues Resolved NC-37629 [Wireless] SSID not broadcasted on AP10/50 models
    • 26 Sep 2018

    SFOS 17.1.3 MR3 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.1.3 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. Issues...
    • 17 Sep 2018

    SFOS 17.0.9 MR9 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.9 MR9. This release is available at MySophos. Please see the following link for further information regarding upgrade - KBA 123285 Sophos Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware. Issues Resolved This is a specific maintenance release. The change will be available in an upcoming release of SFOS 17.1 as well. NC-36106 [Web] Increase default max scan size limit on...
    • 14 Aug 2018

    SFOS 17.1.2 MR2 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.1.2 MR2. 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. Issues...
    • 3 Jul 2018

    SFOS 17.1.1 MR1 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.1.1 MR1. 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. Please...
    • 6 Jun 2018

    SFOS 17.1.0 GA Released

    Hi XG Community! We now have SFOS v17.1.0 GA available. Here's everything you need to know. Right now, the release is available as manual upgrade to all SFOS versions via MySophos portal . Please see the following KBA - Sophos Firewall: How to upgrade the firmware: KBA 123285 On-the-box upgrade (new firmware available pop-up & Check for new Firmware) will be made available a little later. Also, On-the...
    • 10 May 2018

    SFOS 17.0.8 MR8 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.8 MR8. This release is available in stages. In first stage it will be available at MySophos. We then start with a small amount of slots for v17.0 and will increase those over time. Later it will be available to v16.05 installations as well. Update: SFOS v17.0.8 MR8 is now available to all SFOS installations. It's also available via SFM/CFM. Notes On v16 to v17...
    • 10 May 2018

    SFOS 17.0.7 MR7 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.7 MR7. This release is NOT available from within your device as it contains only minor IPS engine optimizations. All changes are included in SF 17.0 MR8 as well.
    • 8 May 2018

    Advance notice of changes to XG application signatures

    Hi XG community, We are giving customers advance notice of upcoming changes to Application signatures in XG Firewall. These changes will take effect in the week beginning May 21, 2018. They will affect all versions of XG Firewall currently in use. Application name changes Several of our application signatures have names that are no longer appropriate for the applications they detect or that are inconsistent...
    • 7 May 2018

    Sophos Central Firewall Manager - CFM 17.0.0 GA Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished CFM v17.0.0 GA. What's New Synchronised Application Control CFM now has a Synchronized Application Control global summary page showing Apps detected by each Firewalls. Firewall Rule improvements The Firewall Rule creation supports the Service widget in Business Rules. The Firewall Rules view page is in sync with new slim look with rule details shown up upon mouse hover...
    • 9 Apr 2018

    Sophos iView v3 MR1 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished Sophos iView v3 MR1 (build 3.01.2.009). This release is available to Sophos iView users via our update servers. Please find the more detailed release notes file here: (Please visit the site to view this file) Issues Resolved NCR-2786 – Page gets stuck when device type is changed from Archive Search page. NCR-2754 – Reports are not generated for long syslog values...
    • 15 Mar 2018

    Sophos Firewall Manager - SFM 17.0.0 GA Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFM v17.0.0 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 Synchronised Application Control SFM now has a Synchronised Application Control global summary page showing Apps detected by each Firewalls. Firewall Rule improvements The Firewall Rule creation...
    • 7 Mar 2018

    SFOS 17.0.6 MR6 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.6 MR6. This release is available from within your device for all SFOS v17.0 installations as of now. Besides that, the release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal. Notes On v16 to v17 update, SFOS does not set SHA2 truncation on custom IPSec policy. Please see https://community.sophos.com/kb/127867 Behavior change between SFOS v17.0 MR5 and...
    • 1 Feb 2018

    SFOS 17.0.5 MR5 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.5 MR5. This release is available from within your device for all SFOS v17.0 installations as of now. Besides that, the release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal. Note: There are a few edge cases where some customers may still experience issues using multiple subnets with a single IPSec connection. The team is working on those and all the last known...
    • 1 Feb 2018

    SFOS 17.0.4 MR4 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.4 MR4. This release is used to pre-image new appliances during manufactoring only. It is not available from within your device. Please update to SFOS v17.0.5 MR5 directly. News Hardware support only Issues Resolved NC-22666 [Firewall] SATC: Users in exclusion list browse the internet through identity based rule if "show Captive Portal" is enabled...
    • 20 Dec 2017

    SFOS 17.0.3 MR3 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.3 MR3. This release is available from within your device for all SFOS v17.0 installations as of now. Besides that, the release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal. Issues Resolved NC-25584 [IPsec] IPsec tunnel frequently gets disconnected after migration to v17 NC-25597 [IPsec] Disabling DPD has no effect NC-25641 [IPsec] Improve IPsec failover...
    • 6 Dec 2017

    SFOS 17.0.2 MR2 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.2 MR2. This release is available from within your device for all SFOS v17.0 MR1 installations as of now. Besides that, the release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal. Issues Resolved NC-22609 [Access] Unable to import groups inside multiple OUs from AD NC-19427 [API] Wrong date in validationError.log NC-22394 [Authentication] User...
    • 22 Nov 2017

    SFOS 16.05.9 MR9 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v16.05.9 MR9. This release is available from within your device for all SFOS installations as of now. The release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal as well. Note: For customers currently using 16.5 MR8 or older on Azure and want to do a manual firmware update to 17.0 or newer need to install the 16.5 MR9 firmware first. Issues Resolved NC-21428 [...
    • 16 Nov 2017

    SFOS 17.0.1 MR1 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.1 MR1. This release is available from within your device for all SFOS v17.0 installations as of now. The release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal. Issues Resolved NC-22472 [Base System] shm service found stopped NC-23068 [IPS] Device stopped responding NC-22950 [IPsec] Unable to login to GUI due to opcode stuck in v17.0 GA Downloads...
    • 23 Oct 2017

    Upgrade Your Knowledge with the New XG Firewall 17 Delta Training

    Sophos XG Firewall 17 is almost here! Now is the time to upgrade your technical knowledge with the new XG 17 Delta training. Here’s how you can get started in preparation for XG 17: Visit the Partner Portal Blog to learn more about the training program; Take the Delta training today; Watch the recent XG Firewall v17 SophSkills ; Winning Plays for XG Firewall vs. Competitors Demoing the New XG Firewall...
    • 23 Oct 2017

    SFOS 17.0.0 GA Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.0.0 GA. We will publish the new release in stages. While we start with a small amount of slots and will increase those over time. Beside that, the release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal without staging. Sophos Firewall Manager (SFM) and Sophos Central Firewall Manager (CFM) are now compatible with SFOS 17.0.0 GA. A hot-fix has been released for the...
    • 3 Oct 2017

    SFOS 16.05.8 MR8 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v16.05.8 MR8. This release is available from within your device for all SFOS v16.05 installations as of now. The release is available to all SFOS version via MySophos portal. NOTE: The upgrade from SFOS v16.05.8 MR8 to v17.0 Beta is currently not supported. Update: The upgrade from SFOS v16.05.8 MR8 to v17.0 RC-1 and v17.0 GA is supported. Issues Resolved ...
    • 28 Aug 2017

    Sophos Central Firewall Manager (CFM) Upgrade

    Hi XG Community, We recently upgraded Sophos Central Firewall Manager (CFM). This update contains features and bug fixes. Compatible SFOS versions This upgrade supports firewalls running on the following Sophos Firewall OS (SFOS) versions: SFOS v16.05 - RC-1, GA, MR-1, MR-2, MR-3, MR-4, MR-5, MR-6, MR-7 SFOS v16 – MR-1, MR-2, MR-3 SFOS v15 - GA, MR-1.1, MR-2, MR-3 Compatibility Matrix What's...