Sophos XG: XG Firewall v17.5 Early Access

By | 02/11/2018

If you want to try out XG 17.5 in beta(2), head for this: Release notes: What’s New in XG Firewall v17.5 Here’s a quick overview of the key new features in v17.5. For a more detailed description please refer to Sophos-XG-firewall-v17.5-whats-new.pdf Lateral Movement Protection extends our Security Heartbeat automated threat isolation to prevent any threat… Read More »

Sophos UTM 9.6 Beta2 (9.580) Released

By | 02/11/2018

Sophos has released BETA2 for UTM 9.6: UTM 9.6 Beta2 (9.580) Released Today we’ve released UTM 9.6 Beta2 (9.580). You can download the update package from our FTP server (see download information below). Users already running Beta1 (9.570) will be offered the update via our Up2Date servers. ISO images for fresh installs will be available shortly.… Read More »

SOPHOS UTM: 9.6 Public beta released

By | 24/09/2018

What’s new in UTM 9.6? Let’s Encrypt Integration Generate and renew Let’s Encyrpt certificates from within UTM Generated certificates can be used in all UTM components WAF Page Customization Custom themes for all error pages that are delivered by WAF Allows to provide corporate identity on all pages Manual Sandstorm Submission Allows an admin to… Read More »

High CPU usage issue in Azure AD Connect Health for Sync

By | 28/08/2018

Due to the latest updates from Microsoft, Azure AD Connect Health for Sync, somhow got “broken” giving headaches for the admins with this: Microsoft.Online.Reporting.MonitoringAgent.Startup high cpu. Luckily the fix is simple – go install the LATEST AAD Connect tool, and you are good to go 🙂  

Sophos UTM 9.510-5 released

By | 12/08/2018

As there have been som bugs in 9.510-4, Sophos released a minor bugfix update for theese: Up2Date 9.510005 package description: Remark: System will be rebooted News: Hotfix Release RPM packages contained: ep-webadmin-9.50-1416.gb92b94217.i686.rpm chroot-smtp-9.50-24.gb41bc0f8.rb3.i686.rpm ep-release-9.510-5.noarch.rpm It fixes this: NUTM-10124 [Email] TLS Errors – renegotiation not allowed NUTM-10118 [Reporting] Authenticated Remote Code Execution in WebAdmin Mailmanager bug But as… Read More »

Sophos UTM 9.510-4 update released

By | 20/07/2018

UPDATE: 12/8-2018: Do not install this update, go directory to 9.510.5: Sophos UTM 9.510-5 released   UPDATE: 20/7-2018: So far 9.510-4 breaks mailmanager and TLS when you use “Callout”, so you should wait for a fix 😉 Sophos released a bigger maintenance update for the UTM yesterday, it’s a soft-release, so it has not been… Read More »

Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 3a

By | 06/07/2018

Veeam has released Update3a for Backup and Replication 9.5, see more here: Challenge Release Notes for Veeam Backup Replication 9.5 Update 3a Cause Please confirm that you are running version,,,,, or prior to installing this update. You can check this under Help | About in Veeam Backup & Replication console.… Read More »

Running PHP Server Monitor for FREE… Azure

By | 31/05/2018

Maybe you have heard of the great monitoring tool, called PHP Server Monitor, it’s a great FREE tool to monitor your services from the outside, requirements are simple: PHP 5.3.7+ PHP packages: cURL, MySQL MySQL Database And it can be downloaded here: Well where does the free Azure part come in? Azure uses serviceplans, and… Read More »