Sophos XG Firewall: How to set up Sophos authentication for thin client (SATC)

When running in remote desktop services environments, you also have the need to identify your thin client users, for maximum security (User identification), and for letting the firewall match your user ID’s Sophos have this client called SATC (Sophos authentication for thin client) , which will solve this problem. How to use it? Read this great article, explaining how to […]

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Sophos UTM: Up2date 9.509-3 released

Sophos has released 9.509-3 today, this is a 1,2MB small fix, that addresses the following issues: Up2Date Information News Maintenance Release Remarks System will be rebooted Bugfixes NUTM-9619 [Email] CVE-2018-6789: buffer overflow in base64d function in SMTP listener NUTM-9698 [Network] After upgrade to 9.508 in VPC IPsec BGP status shows “state error” NUTM-9713 [Network] BGP not advertising network to all neighbors […]

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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5: Update 2 released

Veeam has released update 2 for B&R 9.5, it fixes many things and adds new enhancements to the software:   Release notes: Platform support Cisco HyperFlex Systems (formerly HX-Series/SpringPath) support for Backup from Storage Snapshots functionality. HPE 3PAR StoreServ 3.3.1 support and improved scalability by migrating some API calls from SSH to RESTful API. Microsoft Hyper-V BigEndian platform support. Microsoft […]

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vSphere 6.5: The new vCenter server appliance finally here – how to migrate!

VMWARE has just released vSphere 6.5 offering a lot of new and great features: vSphere 6.5 – Release Notes vSphere 6.5 – Whitepaper What’s new From my perspective, the biggest feature is the new “VMware vCenter Server 6.0 with an embedded VMware Platform Services Controller” The VCSA have been having a rough start in the early days, db errors and […]

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Sophos UTM Update 9.315-002 GA Released

Minor update from Sophos to fix some issues in 9.314. Up2Date 9.315002 package description: Remark: System will be rebooted News: Security Update Bugfixes: Fix [35490]: CVE-2015-5477 – An error in handling TKEY queries can cause named to exit with a REQUIRE assertion failure Fix [35501]: Pluto segfault after update to 9.314 RPM packages contained: chroot-bind-9.9.7_P2-2.g1729609.i686.rpm chroot-ipsec-9.30-7.g9861467.rb1.i686.rpm ep-release-9.315-2.noarch.rpm

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Sophos UTM 9.314-013 Update released

This time a big update from Sophos 🙂 Up2Date 9.314013 package description: Remarks: System will be rebooted Configuration will be upgraded Connected Wifi APs will perform firmware upgrade News: Maintenance Update Bugfixes: Fix [22437]: HTML5 RDP: swiss keyboard not working with ALT-Gr-letters using Chrome Fix [23348]: Multipath for ftp over http isn’t working when control and data connection use different […]

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