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    • 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...
    • 8 Jan 2019

    Sophos Connect 1.1 EAP MR1 Released

    Hi XG Community! We're pleased to announce the release of Sophos Connect EAP 1.1 MR1 (1.1.12.0107). 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...
    • 20 Dec 2018

    Sophos Connect 1.1 Public EAP Released!

    Hi XG Community! We're pleased to announce the public Early Access Program release of Sophos Connect 1.1! The VPN Client is now available from within the WebAdmin of your XG Firewall. What's New in EAP Sophos Connect 1.1 Auto connect on changes to Network Connectivity Sophos Connect will automatically determine if the user is connected to an inside or outside (guest) network. If on the guest network, then...
    • 13 Dec 2018

    Sophos Central Firewall Manager - CFM 17.1.0 GA Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished CFM v17.1.0 GA. 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 Settings to Authentication Servers -> RADIUS Server Shadow IT discovery support Configurable SSL VPN port Allow user to edit rule while...
    • 28 Nov 2018

    SFOS 17.5 GA Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.5.0 GA. 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...
    • 20 Nov 2018

    SFOS 17.1.4 MR4 Released

    Hi XG Community! We've finished SFOS v17.1.4 MR4. 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 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...