UTM Up2Date 9.103 Released

A new Up2Date is available for Sophos UTM. Release 9.103 fixes some bugs and increases the stability of your UTM 9 installation. We have adjusted the WebAdmin permissions for some of the User Management roles, and introduced some new performance tuning for Intrusion Protection which will be further improved on a continuing basis to optimize this area more precisely per-appliance. We have also adjusted some notifications around RED and VPN tunnels. Read on for the package specifics.

Sophos UTM 9.102-8

News

  • Bugfix Release
  • Fixed: Permission errors for auditor rules
  • Changed: Better adapt IPS configuration to machine capabilities
  • Changed: Notifications for Site-to-Site VPN and RED tunnels are separate
  • Changed: Wifi channel 165 is available in Taiwan

Remarks

  • System will be rebooted
  • Configuration will be upgraded
  • Connected Wifi APs will perform firmware upgrade

Bugfixes

  • 24922 after reboot syslogng was not started

Download:
While you do not need to manually download Up2Date packages (they will automatically download and prepare themselves for you to install), for manual application of Up2Dates or for UTM installations without Internet connections, you can retrieve them using the link below.

Download Link*: ftp://ftp.astaro.com/UTM/v9/up2date/u2d-sys-9.102008-103005.tgz.gpg
MD5 Sum: e48b858b04b6a81fa11d03376df7fe2d
Size:  ~81.1MB
*Note that the Up2date package file names now include the source version TO the target version (above is 9.102-8 to 9.103-5).

Up2Date Installation: Sophos Up2Date technology makes it easy to upgrade your Sophos UTM to the latest version. There are two ways to apply an already-downloaded Up2Date package to the system:

1. Log on to WebAdmin, navigate to Management >> Up2Date >> Overview and use Update to latest version now to install the Firmware Up2Date. Click on the “Watch Up2Date Progress in new window” and an extra browser window will show the progress of the Up2Date installation. (The System administrator will receive a notification email once the Up2Date process has finished.)

2. Download the Up2Date package from our HTTP or FTP Server and install it under Management >> Up2Date >> Advanced:

Sophos UTM Up2Date FTP Mirrors:

Feedback

  • If you want to provide feedback or want to discuss any of the UTM V9 features you should post it on our User Bulletin Board. Please indicate the version you are using to help us (and everyone helping you). e.g. “[9.103] Configuring RED & Wireless with UTM in Amazon Cloud”.
  • If you have any feedback on our help, manual, or any documentation (Online Help) please send it to nsg-documentations@sophos.com.
  • You are free to use our new demo server environment without hassle, nags, or registration. Enjoy!

Angelo Comazzetto
Senior Technologist