XG Firewall

Suggest, discuss, and vote on new ideas for Sophos XG Firewall. The next thing in next-gen.

XG Firewall

Suggest, discuss, and vote on new ideas for Sophos XG Firewall. The next thing in next-gen.

  • Hot ideas
  • Top ideas
  • New ideas
  • My feedback
  1. WAF OTP

    Migrating from TMG 2010 server to XG 330. Currently, have a few websites, like OWA, remote desktop, etc...that we require 2 factor authentication. Would be great if WAF rules supported OTP authentication using the built in OTP product. Was told by support this is not possible. Thanks.

    76 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    8 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. WAF: Redirect HTTP url to HTTPS

    Hello,

    We need to be able to redirect from https://mydomain.com to https://www.mydomain.com. Right now this is not possible. See support ticket #8223918

    7 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. HSTS, HTTP Strict Transport Security on sophos XG WAF

    Please add support for HSTS, HTTP Strict Transport Security on sophos XG WAF

    33 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Redirect HTTP to HTTPS on the same non-standard port

    WAF redirect custom port http automatically to https.

    it can not forward automatically when uses custom port. Example: listening port : 8080 with url: www.example.com and redirect HTTP and HTTPS (tick). User from internet request type url: http://www.example.com:8080. It will not automatic redirect https://www.example.com:8080. It shown " Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand Reason: You're speaking plain HTTP to an SSL-enabled server port.
    Instead use the HTTPS scheme to access this URL, please." It is only work for port 80 redirect to https instead of custom port (based on Sophos Support Team). User…

    2 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Changing WAF configuration without forcing a service restart

    Hi,
    Currently when we make a change to any web server or any one waf firewall rule, the impact is that the whole service reboots and causes a drop in connection for all the WAF services running.
    This should not be the case. only the rule that is being edited should be affected and not all the services.
    This is also how its done in MS TMD

    6 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. WAF Signature ID does not show in GUI Log viewer; only availible via console logs

    Team, This request is to include the actual signature ID being invoked in the GUI WAF logs. Including this will assist us when figured out which rule to bypass, if needed.

    10 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Web Server Protection: Certificate-based Authentication

    Hello Team,

    Asking assistance if we could be able to add Certificate-based Authentication for web server protection. We have customer here needing this as requirement on their set up.

    9 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. WAF Load Balancing - Add additional features

    On HTTP/S NLB I would like to have more features, such as:

    Weighted roud-robin
    
    Weighted least connection
    Hash based on Source/Destination IP
    Hash based on Cookies
    Hash based on Header/URL

    Thanks

    46 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Disable trace http in GUI.

    Currently disabling trace http is only possible using the Advance Shell using some commands. Please make this option possible in the GUI.

    6 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    3 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Add X-Forwarded-For / CF-Connecting-IP support

    Many of the sites nowadays are behind CloudFlare. It would be great to have an option to inspect and see the real IP address in the WAF logs / Reports.

    It will be like 1 raw entry in the Apache configs!

    9 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. 60 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. WAF: IPv6 support

    Allow IPv6 (and IPv4) for WAF

    37 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    4 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Let's Encrypt Integration

    It would be very nice if Let's Encrypt certificates (letsencrypt.org) can be generated directly from the XG Gui. So that the "Let's Encrypt Client" is integrated in the XG. Would it be possible?
    Best Regards

    707 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    64 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. http/2 support

    our customers are asking for the http/2 Support for there webservers, please add the http/2 Support to the WAF - Webserverprotection

    39 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. WAF: Allow Wildcard domain names

    Allow the use of wildcard domain names for Webservers. Also allow them to be sorted in priority so that a more specfic FQDN takes precidence over a wildcard domain.

    27 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. "rewrite html"

    As suggested by the support I add the suggestion associated with ticket #7420116 here as well.

    Please consider supplementing manuals for your products that include HTTP/Web proxies. The "Rewrite HTML" option causes not only HTML rewriting but also HTTP headers rewriting based on the head section <meta/> tags with the http-equiv attribute. The headers rewriting functionality seems to be undocumented.

    Please note that such an unconditional rewriting causes problems for web pages that have a construct like the following:

    &lt;head&gt;&lt;noscript&gt;&lt;meta http-equiv=&quot;refresh&quot;…&gt;&lt;/noscript&gt;&lt;/head&gt;
    

    Adding a HTTP header based on such a construct causes a site to malfunction because it redirects the client…

    4 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Reverse proxy add encodedslashes option

    Please provide the option in the Reverse proxy to enable encodedslashes for a specific virtual webserver.

    Because some web applications use for example %2F for a slash and the reverse proxy cannot translate this back to / because of allowencodedslashes is not enabled by default. So this results in a 404 error.

    http://httpd.apache.org/docs/current/mod/core.html#allowencodedslashes

    This is essential for Web Applications like SAP Fiori! I think we not the only company who have this issue.

    20 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. Share IP between User Portal and WAF

    Many small installation could benefit from ability to publish User Portal using Business Rule instead of enabling it directly in Device Access section. The difference is that a single IP can be used to host both User Portal and custom Web applications such as Web mail, Web storage, Web cameras, etc.

    Now, the only solution is to change User Portal listening port to something non-standard but this limits the ability to use it from some network environments where only standard WWW ports (80,443) are allowed.

    117 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    4 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Proxy Pathing

    Provide the facility to publish sub-directories in path selection as well as static 'web server'. This is useful for many different reasons and has traditionally been known as proxy pathing. This allows a user to enter an FQDN and to have that transparently connect to a sub-directory of the web server. Also, it allows virtual directories of a single FQDN to transparently map to different sub-directories of the same server, or even a different web server entirely.

    8 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. WAF: more authentication type

    At the moment there are different type of authentication missing even on UTM9 against ISA server 2006, such as:


    1. Two-factor authentication using forms-based authentication and a client certificate.

    2. Delegation of credentials by using NTLM or Kerberos authentication.

    3. Kerberos constrained delegation.

    4. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) client certificate constraints

    In this way, XG and UTM9 are the very alternative to ISA Server.

    140 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google Sophos ID - Old - Do not use Log in with your Sophos ID
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    3 comments  ·  Webserver Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  • Don't see your idea?

Feedback and Knowledge Base

icon-data-protection icon-endpoint-protection icon-phish-threat icon-sophos-central icon-sophos-central icon-sophos-central icon-sophos-central icon-sophos-central icon-sophos-central icon-sophos-central icon-sophos-mobile icon-sophos-utm icon-sophos-utm icon-sophos-utm icon-web-appliance icon-xg-firewall icon-xg-firewall icon-avid-secure icon-lightbulbCreated with Sketch.