Minimizing the risk of supply chain attacks – best practice guidelines

Credit to Author: Doug Aamoth| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 10:00:29 +0000

The recent cyberattack on IT-monitoring company SolarWinds pushed supply chain weaknesses into the spotlight by highlighting just how unprepared many organizations are when it comes to defending against supply chain attacks. These attacks often happen because they don’t know where to start or don’t believe themselves important or high-profile enough to be targeted. In our [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/21_LQ5JquEQ” 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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Join us for a special cybersecurity launch event!

Credit to Author: Editor| Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 09:00:20 +0000

With people working remotely and IT infrastructure, data, and applications moving to the cloud, we’re seeing a fundamental shift in how business operates. Attackers are also adapting by leveraging a combination of automation and hands-on-keyboard techniques. IT security experts need a new approach to take cybersecurity into the future. Sophos is delivering new innovations in [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/NfJ67du3vUw” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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New features in the XG Firewall v18 MR5 release

Credit to Author: Chris McCormack| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 15:06:49 +0000

Every maintenance release (MR) for XG Firewall v18 brings compelling new features, including a variety of performance, stability, and security enhancements. MR5 is no exception. What’s new in v18 MR5 VPN enhancements A huge 50% increase in concurrent IPSec VPN tunnel capacity across the line Port 443 sharing between SSL VPN and the Web Application [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/J7KvAtqwuz4″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Secure SD-WAN with XG Firewall and Azure Virtual WAN

Credit to Author: Chris McCormack| Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 13:12:25 +0000

You can now utilize XG Firewall to build a complete SD-WAN overlay network in Microsoft Azure&#8217;s Virtual WAN, enabling seamless connectivity between workloads, hosts, and locations connected to Azure’s global virtual network. Azure Virtual WAN is a networking service that brings many networking, security, and routing functionalities together to provide a single operational SD-WAN network. [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Nn7bReNB3lU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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