Using Sophos EDR to identify endpoints impacted by Dell kernel driver vulnerability CVE-2021-21551

Credit to Author: Anthony Merry| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 09:09:24 +0000

Use this query to identify which endpoints are impacted by the Dell kernel driver vulnerability CVE-2021-21551, and which are not.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/SxHmhU9-42Q” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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How curiosity builds better products: a day in the life of a Senior Hardware Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Tue, 04 May 2021 07:46:15 +0000

The way the Sophos Firewall team works together is one of the things I enjoy most about working at Sophos. Our new XGS Series appliances involve some very complex engineering. Delivering them has taken a great depth of knowledge—and I’m grateful to be a part of this extremely talented team of people. The hardware team [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/E36JnZondXA” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Clean Sweep! Sophos Intercept X ranks first in three new SE Labs reports

Credit to Author: Seth Geftic| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 08:53:05 +0000

Intercept X ranked #1 with a 100% total accuracy rating for enterprise, SMB, and consumer protection in three recent SE Labs tests.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/xSbeYY3TUXY” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Small details make a big impact: a day in the life of a Distinguished Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 08:00:21 +0000

When people ask me about my distinguished engineer role at Sophos, I joke that I’m fifty percent researcher, fifty percent troubleshooter, and fifty percent hands-on engineer. I spend some of my time looking at technology direction—delving into emerging technology to understand what’s useful, and how that might influence our products in the future. I also [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/ugDqPANeEV0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The project of my life: a day in the life of a Principal Hardware Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 13:00:05 +0000

I’m the kind of person who likes to make things. Even at home, I always have a project—you’ll often find me working on some carpentry or tinkering with a Raspberry Pi. Right now, I’m finding a way to synchronize the automatic feeders for my two cats. It’s fun. It all started with my upbringing. I [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/wdM4uXXsU38″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The unintended consequences of rewarding beg bounty hunters

Credit to Author: Chester Wisniewski| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 13:00:34 +0000

This is the third article in a series on the phenomenon of “beg bounty” hunters. The first two articles consider what it is, why people do it, and how. This one details the experience of one particular target.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/HxyeuDmEC70″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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