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  1. Disconnect currently logged on user from using the internet

    When a user is connected through the web appliance to internet, it sometimes is useful to be able to immediately disconnect him.

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  2. WCCP: Specify alternate service IDs for HTTP and HTTPS

    When configuring WCCP, the admin should be able to specify an alternate service ID for use with both http and https, without contacting Sophos support for assistance (currently only available with http redirect).

    We have implemented WCCP with an ASA firewall. It only supports service IDs to be used once on the appliance. When configuring WCCP on multiple interfaces, alternate service IDs are required.

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  3. Proxy: FTP Filtering via Sophos Web Appliance

    We would like to get visibility over native FTP traffic, not just FTP over HTTP. Some organizations still make extensive use of FTP to share files and data with customers or suppliers.

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  4. Ability to remove authentication from captive portal and present a web usage policy to accept/deny instead

    Feature Request Summary: Modify the Captive portal to allow and accept/deny button instead of the username/password field.

    What would you like this new feature to be/do? I would like to have to ability to control whether I want to present a user/pass or accept/deny depending on my application. For example, I’d like to pass my guest VLAN traffic through that, and present a terms of service and then accept/deny, but would like my SSO to fail over to the captive portal
    with the ability to login for users that SSO fails for.

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  5. Policy: Option to reset the default policy or choose from pre-defined policies

    We would like to be able to reset the default policy to defaults and to have some pre-defined policies to choose as a starting point for building up their own.

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  6. SMA: display which node clients are connected to

    To help troubleshooting, it would be good to be able to find out which Web Appliance a particular user is connected to within a managed group of appliances.

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  7. Syslog: Log all system data, not just web traffic

    Advanced logging is needed to troubleshoot issues.

    Currently syslog only logs events such as what sites user’s visit. We need to be able to see when the appliances are rebooted, any errors that are occurring, amount of current connections on each appliance, incoming web requests, and basically anything Sophos Support can see from the backend.

    This feature would help us greatly in troubleshooting issues we are currently seeing. It is frustrating to have to contact Sophos Support when issues are occurring do to the impact to our user’s while we wait on support. If we were able to see this…

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  8. Alerts: Support authenticated SMTP connections

    Provide the ability for reports to be sent via an authenticated SMTP server. Increasingly SMTP servers are set up to require authentication before messages can be sent. Organizations that use cloud-based email systems in particular require this capability.

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  9. Reporting: Increase the Maximum limit of PDF report number

    There is a limit of 1200 users on the PDF format reports. This is not always enough. Please extend this limit.

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  10. Add to allow FQDN\USER based AD authentication via captive portal

    Currently you need to authenticate via DOMAIN\USER via captive portal to match configured policies. If the user use FQDN\USER the web appliance fails to assign the policy, even the same user account is used.

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  11. Policy: Block file uploads

    It would be good to have the option for a policy to block all file uploads.

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  12. Syslog: Send log data to multiple devices

    Allow the functionality to output syslog to multiple servers. This would allow the customer to generate redundant logs from the source, rather than duplicating them after thefact. This is especially helpful in UDP scenarios.

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  13. Comment Field for Additional Policy Manual Entries

    Customer would like a comment field for IP Addresses or ranges of IP addresses under user "Additional Policy: Select Users" dialog box under the "Manual Entries" section. The ability to add a short comment would allow for better referencing and documentation of IP address

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  14. Comment Field for Bridged Mode Exclusions

    Customer would like a short comment field to allow for better referencing and documentation of IP address added to exclusion list.

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  15. Increase the number of destinations on the top bandwidth report.

    The current number of destinations displayed is 5 per user. To increase the usefulness of this report increase the limit or allow the user to select the number of destinations to include in the report.

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  16. Policy: Selective SafeSearch settings

    Advanced partner would like a feature request for the Sophos Web Appliances, which was in direct result to a conversation with an existing customer within the education sector.

    Currently, the SafeSearch feature is a global option, allowing you to turn it on or off for all users.

    Could we please:


    • Give the Administrators the option to turn this on or off per policy (Using Additional Policy Controls)

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    • Give the Administrators the option to remove certain sites from this safe search. IE, exclude YouTube but allow all other sites to be used with the SafeSearch facility turned on.

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  17. Reporting: Reports for a specific website for a specific group

    Customer would like to be able to have scheduled reporting on a specific group for a specific website.
    So they only want a specified website in the report for who ever accessed it within the group.

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  18. I would like the option to see the full query string along with the base URL on user/site reports.

    I would like the option to see the full query string along with the base URL on user/site reports. Often times the query string contains very important web browsing information. For instance, when a user is on Google and they are doing searches, I cannot tell what they have searched unless it is in the Search Terms list – which only reports on specific words. Our previous web appliance, which was an iPrism by Edgewave, allowed us to see the full querystring.

    How will this new feature address your business requirements?: This would help our organization have more details on…

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  19. Modify individual Alerts on the appliances

    We require the ability to disable certain alerts, at present you only have the option to have email alerts on or off and this is no way of amending what is and is not alerted upon

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  20. Reports summarized by organizational departments instead of individual users.

    per case 3727737

    This would improve delivery of reports to upper Management as they would like to see more breakdown of reports by department as they have no idea which department the user works in. Having this breakdown can help management drill down to specific departments.

    How would you rate the importance of this feature?; 1 = Critical, 5 = Nice-to-have:4

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