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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Introducing Sophos Firewall and the new XGS Series hardware

Credit to Author: Barbara Hudson| Date: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 13:00:00 +0000

Today, we’re launching the first of our new XGS Series next-gen firewall appliances with Sophos Firewall OS version 18.5. For network admins, this completely re-engineered hardware platform finally takes a common dilemma off the table: how to scale up protection for today’s highly diverse, distributed, and encrypted networks without throttling network performance. Coupled with a [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/JHxJWW0Os1k” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The importance of adaptability: a day in the life of a Distinguished Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 10:31:41 +0000

My role within Sophos is quite unusual because I help to shape innovation across the whole company. Normally a Distinguished Engineer would focus on a particular specialism. However, I work to co-ordinate all our teams and business units and make sure their plans line up to make a coherent whole that works together for our [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/rShTwkTSb_0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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New options for your XG Firewall

Credit to Author: Chris McCormack| Date: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 17:41:04 +0000

With XG Firewall v18, there are a variety of great upgrade options that you can take advantage of to significantly enhance your network protection, performance, and management capabilities. Protection upgrades Do you have Sophos Sandstorm Protection?  It’s a must-have. Sandstorm Protection is available as an add-on subscription and is also part of our &#8220;Plus&#8221; bundles: [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/AiINBalWkuE” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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El talón de Aquiles de la próxima generación de firewalls

Credit to Author: Sophos Iberia| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 09:13:32 +0000

Para comprender mejor las realidades de la seguridad de la red en la actualidad, Sophos encargó a Vanson Bourne, especialista en investigación, que realizara una encuesta independiente entre 3.100 responsables de TI en 12 países y seis continentes. Los resultados arrojan nueva luz sobre la realidad en la práctica de la seguridad de red actual [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/AVGzhBDTRCU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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¿El cifrado hace que el firewall sea irrelevante?

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 08:55:59 +0000

Transport Layer Security (TLS) es el estándar de cifrado que se usa hoy en Internet: los términos SSL y TLS a menudo se usan indistintamente, pero Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) es un estándar antiguo que ha sido eclipsado por TLS. Entonces, aunque el término más común sigue siendo SSL, solo debe saber que la mayoría [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/KY7xC3O2gSs” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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