XG Firewall

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XG Firewall

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  1. Time-Based Web Bandwidth Usage Reporting

    I would like to see time based (not by dates alone but by time - like 7:00pm to 7:00am) web usage reporting sorted by nodes, network or firewall rules.

    I'd like to see this as a drill down of the web usage activity reports.

    41 votes
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  2. Multipath rules and same wieghting as SG

    There is no ability on the XG to place Multipath rules or set the weight of an internet line to 0.

    For example on the SG you can set a weight as 0 and then create a multipath rule to route certain traffic out via different gateways, and if that gateway goes down it automatically routes traffic out of the next.

    This is a basic feature of any firewall.

    11 votes
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  3. dynamic dns

    It would be nice, to have again a switch, as it is in UTM, to disable or enable the entry.
    This way you can not prepare host names and switch them on, when you want' to go live with them.

    3 votes
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  4. Can XG firewall user authentication be added to Sophos enpoint client?

    Sophos endpoint client already has users information. Why not have that info shared directly so authentication does not need multiple configuration points.

    15 votes
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  5. Add more applications for various XBOX, PS4 &other video games

    Many online games are detected (incorrectly) as various tunnels/proxies or P2P applications. more work needs to be done to detect games such as
    GTA5
    Elder Scrolls Online
    Rainbow Six:Siege
    etc.
    This will allow us to use the application filter to allow games from our residential network while still blocking malicious & unpermitted applications.
    Thank You

    12 votes
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  6. SPX Portal on port 443 in stead of 8094

    It is only possible to use ports between 1025 and 65535 for the spx portal. Receipients behind a firewall which block non standard ports will not be able to choose a password for encryption. I know port 443 is being used for the user portal so it will conflict so maybe use an alias for both. Just like the ssl vpn port not able to use port 443 is a major flaw in this product.

    32 votes
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  7. Field Mapping Between Firewall & Active Directory

    For all the users fetched from active directory on to the firewall, the firewall admin should be able to mapping active directory field to the username fields on the firewall.

    Please check this thread from Sophos Community for more Information.

    https://community.sophos.com/products/xg-firewall/f/logging-and-reporting/86524/override-username-field-on-the-firewall-with-some-other-field-on-active-directory---report-shows-emp-id-instead-of-username-xg-sso/320495#320495

    Hope to see it soon in SFOS

    5 votes
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  8. QoS by Policy optional in Authenticated access

    Today it's not possible to create more than one rule for authenticated users that specify different QoS policies.

    When a rule is marked to match authenticated users, the QoS policy selection is disabled as it is inherited from the user/group.

    Instead, the system should allow the administrator to define if the user default policy or a stand-alone QoS policy will be applied to the access.

    7 votes
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  9. Update Maxmind GeoIP Database

    Would be great to be able to update the GeoIP Database used for country based firewall policies.

    12 votes
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  10. Mac based authentication

    Give option to restrict a user accessing internet from specific MAC address only. Current in 16.05 there is option shown in Authentication > Users > Details, but it doe **** work.
    Sophos support says, such a feature is not available. Please bring the feature back.

    Summary: Restrict a user from a particular MAC address. User should able to login to internet/UTM from this MAC address only

    57 votes
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  11. Excempt Specific Applications from Traffic Quota

    Allow us to 'exclude' certain applications which may not be able to be configured on an IP/port basis, from the Quota functionality.
    E.g Skype, Viber, Skype4Business, Office365

    9 votes
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  12. Device Type and OS type detection, so can apply rule by it.

    please we need to apply rules by device type or OS type.
    which most of our customers ask for it, cause it included on other firewall.

    23 votes
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  13. Add Action section (Detect, Drop) for all attacks or security reports

    Add an Action section that was taken to all kind off attacks and security reports as in logs (Detect, Drop)

    7 votes
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  14. DNSimple Dynamic DNS Provider

    Please add DNSimple as a Dynamic DNS provider. The link below provides info on their Bash Client as well as APIs if you should choose to bake your own or extend some convenience features into the Web Interface. All that is needed to make this work on an XG is some sort of scheduler (LaunchD/Cron) to run the bash script.

    https://developer.dnsimple.com/tools/

    Bash Script Example Below:

    #!/bin/bash

    TOKEN="your-oauth-token" # The API v2 OAuth token
    ACCOUNT\_ID="12345" # Replace with your account ID
    ZONE\_ID="yourdomain.com" # The zone ID is the name of the zone (or domain)
    RECORD\_ID="1234567" # Replace with the Record ID …

    4 votes
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  15. Allow outgoing emails to be signed with DKIM

    Include the possibility of signing outgoing emails using DKIM for all or only selected email domains as in UTM9

    202 votes
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  16. report on user

    Currently the system cannot report on specific domains - urls that users have entered to a search engine.

    Need a report that can do this without reporting on ALL the urls required to make a page work - dont want to see multiples of the same urls or the extra urls required to make a page display - only want a list of what users are trying to access

    11 votes
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  17. generate a report on enabled content

    i would like to be able to print the following reports from Cyberoam:

    1. A complete list of all domains or keywords added into Cyberoam
    2. A complete list of domains or keywords added to a catagory in Cyberoam

    4 votes
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  18. We need Some Report via Wireless Protechtion

    we need report log Bandwidth usage each AP and count live connection about each client connect each AP

    13 votes
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  19. Wireless Site Survey

    I think you can do it on Sophos Cloud, but the ability to upload and mark on on a floor plan where all the access points are, and do site surveys.

    23 votes
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  20. Sophos Cloud Cache Server Support

    Please add support for the firewall to be a cache server for Sophos Cloud AV, I would prefer not to setup a Windows server for onsite virus patter caching.

    9 votes
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