• Wireless Firmware 11.0.012 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community!

    We've finished Wireless Firmware 11.0.012. This firmware is available via pattern update to all installations running SF 17.5 MR11 and later as well as upcoming SF 18.0 MR releases.

    News

    • Maintenance Release

    Issues Resolved

    • NC-58686 [Wireless] SSID stops broadcasting
    • 2 Apr 2020
  • Partner News: Free Migration Services for XG Firewall

    We help you migrate your customers’ SG UTM, Cyberoam, or SonicWall appliances to the latest XG Firewall.
    • 24 Mar 2020
  • XG Firewall v18 GA-Build354 is now available!

    XG Firewall v18 GA-Build354 is now available!

     

    XG Firewall v18 GA-Build354 Enhancements:

    • Sophos Connect (IPSec VPN) lease now supports more than 255 IP addresses in address range (NC-57067)
    • Fixed: Issues related to upgrade from v17.5 MRx to v18.0 GA (NC-57910)
    • Fixed: kernel panic issue related to SSLVPN tunnels (NC-56732)

    More on XG Firewall v18

    Please refer XG Firewall v18 highlights for more details on all-new Xstream…

    • 23 Mar 2020
  • RED Firmware 2.0.019 Pattern Update

    Hi XG Community!

    We've finished RED Firmware 2.0.019. This firmware is available via pattern update.

    Issues Resolved

    • NC-56950 [RED_Firmware] RED50 firmware update might fail if flash has bad blocks
    • 5 Mar 2020
  • XG Firewall v18 GA-Build339 is now available!

    XG Firewall v18 GA-Build339 is now available!

     

    XG Firewall v18 GA-Build339 Enhancements:

    This version adds v17.5 MR10 to v18.0 GA-Build339 upgrade and config migration support.

    This version introduces the ability to disable SSL/TLS inspection rules, with a new toggle switch on Rules and Policies > SSL/TLS inspection rules. This is set to ‘Off’ by default for customers upgrading from SFOS version 17.5, to avoid potential…

    • 5 Mar 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
      Create…
    • 28 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.

    Note: The…

    • 27 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...
    • 24 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 Threat Intelligence…
    • 17 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 up under "check…
    • 7 Feb 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 in SCFM
    • NCCC-8098 [SCFM…
    • 9 Jan 2020
  • 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 Res…

    • 7 Nov 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.

    • 26 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 re-signing…

    • 24 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 ...
    • 5 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...

    • 1 Oct 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 [SFM] "Activate…
    • 13 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 as UTM h…
    • 10 Sep 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 Resolved…

    • 27 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 Management…

    • 6 Aug 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
    • 15 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 Resolved…

    • 11 Jul 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 on
    • 28 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
    • 26 Jun 2019