We recently released updates to Central Wireless that include new enhancements and bug fixes.
Increased the Central Wireless voucher validity length from 30 days to 365 days.
The product team is pleased to announce the maintenance release v2.3.5 update for Sophos Central APX Series that includes important bug fixes.
When using voucher authentication with captive portal...
Maintenance Release (MR-3) version 1.3.1629 has the following bug fix for the AP6 Series access points.
The VLAN interface set up for Captive Portal does not receive an IP address after editin...
Maintenance Release (MR) version 1.2.1584 has the following new features and bug fixes.
Wireless Mesh: AP6 Series access points can be configured in a wireless mesh mode. A wireless mesh allows the AP6s to create a private SSID ...
The following bugs have been resolved in MR version 1.1.1424.
Issue Key Summary
WIFIX-3231 Walled Garden cannot be enabled from Central Wireless.
WIFIX-3215 No error message is provided in Central when a voucher is set...
Publish Date: August 17, 2023
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You may have noticed some UI changes for Wireless in Sophos Central, and we wanted to provide a short summary of the recent changes we’ve implemented.
Summary of the Sophos Central Wireless UI changes:
Field validation for SSID creation. Centr...
The product team is pleased to announce the maintenance firmware update for Sophos APX firmware version 11.0.021 with important security, hardening enhancements, and reliability fixes.
NAF-244- The APX320 experiences intermittent b...
Sophos Wireless APX is getting upgraded for better performance. These changes require firmware updates if used with Sophos UTM or Sophos XG / XGS Firewall. There is no impact on features, capabilities, or other functionality of the acc...
See this post for the latest EOL guidance.
Due to the ongoing supply chain situation and general Wi-Fi component availability, we have decided to extend the end-of-life (EOL) date for the following AP Series models:
See this post for the latest EOL guidance.
JUNE 27, 2022 - PLEASE NOTE: THE EOL DATE FOR THE AP SERIES HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO DEC 31, 2023. Read more.
To answer the many questions we've received about our wireless roadmap, we've just published fi...
Starting in April, all new APX Series access points which are shipped from Sophos warehouses will have an under-the-hood hardware upgrade. For these access points to be registered with either Sophos UTM (SG Series) or Sophos ...
The AP firmware 11.0.018 has been released for Sophos Firewall OS (SFOS). This pattern update has a fix for APX 120 update issue which was discovered during AP Firmware 11.0.017 release.
News: Maintenance ReleaseBugfixe...
The AP firmware 11.0.017 has been released for Sophos Firewall OS (SFOS). This pattern update has a fix for the recently discovered Wi-Fi vulnerabilities AKA FragAttacks in legacy Access Points. In addition to the patch, t...
The global pandemic has forced organizations to rethink their approach to connectivity, access, and IT management. With more solutions moving to the cloud, and workforces becoming more distributed, the need for flexible, remote management and scalabl...
The Anatel certification for the Sophos APX 320X outdoor model is now complete and Sophos Wireless v2.3.2 brings the support for this model to operate in Brazil.
Sophos Wireless v2.3.1-7 is a maintenance release that fixes an internally found issue seen on some APX 320X models only.
APX320X: AP fails to boot from backup partition when the prima...
Sophos Wireless v2.3.1-5 brings support for the new APX 320X outdoor access point plus a few bug fixes to improve your overall Wi-Fi experience.
APX 320X Outdoor Access Point
The new APX 320X outdoor access point will start ship...
All Central regions have been updated with the AP firmware 2.3.0-7 to resolve the issue that caused APX 120 devices to become unresponsive and non-functional. New APX 120s can now be registered. Previously registered APX 120s can now also be upgraded to the latest firmware.
Customers with unresponsive APX 120 access points should contact support for further assistance.
Sophos Wireless v2.2.1-2 introduces a number of enhancements to improve the hotspot functionality. You can now customize the session time for each device which connects to a hotspot using social login and also configure the maximum device connection limit for voucher-based hotspots. Additionally, there are few bug fixes which will enhance the overall user experience.