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  1. Add IPv4 and IPv6 selection to DynDNS

    When adding a dyndns provider, there is no way to specify the IPV4 or IPV6 address of an interface. This is a legacy carry over as one interface traditionally could only have one DHCP IP address, but this is no longer true.

    Having a choice would allow us to create two different dyndns entries to update A and AAAA records.

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      0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Data control for Office 2013

      Log and/or Block attachments in Outlook 2013 (re: data control policy). Worked in Outlook 2010 which is one of the reasons we selected your product for our needs. Disappointed
      that it’s stopped working in Outlook 2013 as we now have to select a product replacement that will provide us this protection.

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        0 comments  ·  UTM Endpoint Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Ability to specify Logout URLS (Reverse Auth/WebServer protection)

        In TMG/ISA, when publishing a server such as Outlook Web Access, we had the ability to define a logout url so that it would terminate the connection when the user clicked 'log out' in the OWA interface.

        At present, we are reliant on the session timeouts or disabling reverse authentication together, using Exchange's built in form authentication to handle it. Would be great to have this feature so we can make the most of reverse auth and limit possible unauthorised use.

        14 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Web Server Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • introduce feature to limit upload limit for internet users

          introduce feature to limit upload limit for internet users by system administrators

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            1 comment  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Improving health checks for server load balancing

            We recently switched from a Kemp load balancer to using the built-in Server Load Balancing feature on Sophos UTM. A big feature we are now missing is the ability to do a http/https get/return health check that allows us to specify a path and look for specific text to be returned to determine if a real server is up or down.

            A second feature missing is the ability to quickly disable a real server in server load balancing. Instead we have to set the weight to 0 and disable/enable the server load balancing rule to stop request going to the…

            6 votes
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              3 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • List-Unsubscribe header in smtp

              I need List-Unsubscribe header to avoid been listed.

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                0 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Proxy Destination list

                Please add an option to the proxy for defining outgoing destinations,

                Because everyone who is allowed to use the proxy can not only connect to the Internet (normally the network everyone needs a proxy for) but to other webinterface in different networks connected to the UTM.

                So, if you only define firewall rules which restrict access to those interface, everyone can circumvent this by using the proxy ... that's very bad!

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                  0 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Sophos RED 19" rack mount

                  It would be nice if we could buy an additional 19" rack mount kit for the RED devices. Looks cleaner and more professional.

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                    0 comments  ·  Appliance Hardware  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Implement a console type interface into the UTM for controlling the endpoints.

                    The UTM endpoint protection should have a way to view the quarantine items on the endpoints and authorise or clean what it has discovered. If the application is to be authorised there should be a way to auto add this directly to the exceptions policy. The ability to run a scan of the endpoint from the UTM should also be included. Currently the UTM implementation of the endpoint protection is more like a notice than a central management point, meaning the admin has to go to the machines in question (either physically or with a remote connection) to investigate the…

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                      2 comments  ·  UTM Endpoint Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Wildcard support for NoIP service

                      Please add support for wildcard domain in NoIP services.

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                        0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Connect SUM with Sophos iView Appliance or make SUM configure SYSLOG for all devices.

                        Could be nice if the SUM is reinvented so that SYSLOG traffic is sent to SUM and the SUM can be connected to iView OR SUM can configure UTM's SYSLOGGING service to point all to Sophos iView appliance.

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                          0 comments  ·  Reporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Usability improvement - Vpn site to site

                          We need to be able to add group objects when we create Remote Gateways for Site-to-Site VPNs in the "Local Networks" box. When we add a subnet to the network, we need to add the subnet to 20+ IPsec connections.

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                            0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Flow Monitor: Ability to show outbound traffic only

                            At the moment when you click on the Out or In bandwidth in Dashboard, you are taken to the tabular view of the Flow Monitor. This shows Total bandwidth only.

                            Need to be able to show only outbound or inbound traffic. We are saturating our outbound limit and there is no way to find out which client is culprit.

                            Apparently this functionality used to exist.

                            So, if you click on the Out bandwidth in Dashboard, it should take you to the flow monitor showing outbound traffic. If you click on the In bandwidth it should show Inbound traffic in the…

                            7 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Logging  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • to make it possible to send notifications if a VPN-Tunnel stays down more than 3-5 minutes.

                              I suggest you to make it possible to send notifications if a VPN-Tunnel stays down more than 3-5 minutes.

                              Because the actual status is that we get to much false positives.

                              6 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Adding filter for the recipient ("mail to")

                                Please add filtering for recipient addresses (mail to).

                                Currently the UTM (9.2) only can filter incomming mails for the "mail from" field.

                                "mail to" is extremely usefull for blocking incomming spam/phishing at UTM level and not letting it pass to internal mail servers for verification.

                                We have some old and some internal mail accounts and distribution lists that are only created for internal communication.

                                Badly, the email adresses belonging to this accounts are public and gets tons of spam because we cant block them at the UTM right now.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • allow an unused interface to be configured as a SPAN port.

                                  This will allow for additional threat and network monitoring. For example, as an MSSP partner, we have had great success selling UTM along with another partner's IDS. Though the IPS functionality of the UTM is great, as it is sitting inline processing, it cannot do quite as deep a dive into the packets. Having IDS *plus* IPS has been fantastic in detecting threats and using that information to inform the UTM.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • SUM Email protection configuration management

                                    Ability to define email protection configurations via SUM. This functionality exists with the Sophos SEA appliance "configuration sharing" . This would be useful in environments where UTMs' are deployed to more than one office with each office exchange.

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                                    • Web Protection: Sort web filtering subcategories alphabetically when configuring categories

                                      The subcategories are not sorted when we setup a new category. Could it be possible to sort them alphabetically ?

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                                        1 comment  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Server Load Balancing: Alternate internal port than external

                                        Just like NAT allows, let us choose an alternate port to redirect traffic to on the internal servers. Right now, whatever is external is internal, and it forces us to use NAT which kills any option to have high-availability and load balancing.

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                                          4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • url bypass for file extension blocking

                                          currently url bypass is only working for category or url-filter blocks. This should be available for file extension blocking too!

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                                            2 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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