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  1. HTML5 VPN Portal: Copy and Paste from Local Machine to Remote and from Remote to Remote

    Please add the feature for the copy and paste from local machine to HTML5 session. It would also be nice to allow copying from HTML5 session to another HTML5 session.

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      0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Support packet fragmentation for packets arriving from internet that will be crossing an IPSec VPN tunnel

      Currently packets >1500 bytes from our ISP connected to a UTM (v 9.404-5) are accepted and fragmented for traffic destined to a LAN. However, packets > 1500 bytes from the internet that will cross an IPSec tunnel (also terminating on the UTM) to reach a remote network are rejected with the UTM sending an ICMP fragmentation needed.

      If the UTM will accept jumbo packets and fragment for the LAN, it should do the same for traffic to networks across a VPN tunnel.

      See case 6142979 for additional details.

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        0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • automatic configuration in UTM to automatically delete out of office replies that are getting stuck in the SMTP spool

        ompany: Kent Police

        Contact: Stuart Patton

        Sophos Product: UTM 220

        Version in Production: 9.352-6

        How will this new feature address your business requirements: It will allow us to keep the SMTP spool clear of messages that have no prospect of being delivered
        (out-of-office replies to do-not-reply messages that originate from domains with no MX records)

        How would you rate the importance of this feature?; 1 = Critical, 5 = Nice-to-have: 1 if a large SMTP spool impacts the UTM performance, 5 if it does not ;-)

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          0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Add "Send me a secure copy" when using SPX encryption

          With the Sophos Email Appliance, there is an option to "Send me a secure copy" when replying to an email. There is no such option with the UTM. This is a required feature for legal so that they can prove that they actually sent correspondence.

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            2 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Synchronising between Microsoft AD with Sophos Firewall.

            We discovered a problem when synchronising between Microsoft AD with Sophos Firewall. If the AD include two accounts with the same email address, then the Sophos firewall can not synchronise these AD accounts with the internal Sophos database. Is the possible to change that, because many companies are using an email address for two or more employees. Thank you in advance.

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              0 comments  ·  Authentication  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Have Sophos Deployment Packager skip copying files when the source directory is the local machine

              If a local location is entered in the "source folder" field in Sophos Deployment Packager, it should recognize this fact and skip making an extra copy of the files. By "local location" I mean if the path starts with a drive letter as well as a UNC path that starts with the name of the local machine.

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                0 comments  ·  Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • I want to extract the list of defined hosts which is added in each web filtering profile

                I want to extract the list of defined hosts which is added in each web filtering profiles,

                Please add this feature in your UTM.

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                  0 comments  ·  Reporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Executive Report

                  Reshape display of information in the tables "Top 10 Users By Time and Top 10 Users By Traffic". Tip: Check the voucher used instead of showing the IP network for authenticated by vouchers.

                  Thank you!

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                  • Restricted YouTube Support

                    Support the HTTP Headers method for YouTube content control as per the Google article below.

                    https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/6214622

                    This should be offered at a policy level in the filter action so that this can granularly be controlled.

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                    • Interactive Connectivity Establishment (ICE) – RFC 5245

                      Interactive Connectivity Establishment (ICE) – RFC 5245 is missing in Application Control.

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                        0 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • qos setting dynamic limits on uplinks

                        I would like to allocate set bandwidth for different vlans (deparments) including voice traffic. Is it possible for us to setup a 100Mb link as follows:

                        VLAN1- 20Mb
                        VLAN2- 20Mb
                        VLAN3- 30Mb
                        VLAN4- 10Mb
                        VOICE traffic- 10Mb

                        I would like to have it set like the above but say if one vlan require more bandwidth and it is available on the link it should be able to grow. The limit should not be a maximum limit so to speak.

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                          0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • different IP addresses for concurrent L2TP VPN user

                          A same L2TP user account logged on 2 different computers receive a same IP address from external DHCP server, and it makes concurrent L2TP VPN user not feasible.
                          It would be nice if UTM can support concurrent L2TP VPN users by allocating different IP addresses to client computers.

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                            0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • About detection of the anti-VirusScan

                            Our customer is curious about the correspondence situation of the anti-virus for a menace of the security quickly.
                            In other words I want to know how long you become able to detect a certain virus by an anti-VirusScan function of UTM.
                            In addition, customer oneself allows you to confirm the information of the date and time.

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                              0 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Ability to show disclaimer/security warning when logging into SSL vpn.

                              Ability to show disclaimer/security warning when logging into SSL vpn. Similar to the one you see when logging into the web admin console.

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                                0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • implement two or more network ssl vpn

                                having two or more SSL VPN IP networks with different ranges to better split the VPN

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                                  0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Sophos Management Appliance SNMP Monitoring

                                  Hi,

                                  A Platinum customer has requested that we have a SNMP Monitoring feature that we can set/enable within the Sophos Management Appliance (SMA). This does exist on the Web Appliance's but not on the SMA.

                                  They would like this feature so they can be informed of the Health of the device as they recently had an issue where it ran out of resources (backed-up data since 2013).

                                  Regards,

                                  14 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Appliance Hardware  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • sandstorm

                                    A good thing would be if in "sandbox activity", malicious mail would appear.
                                    So far I see only mail with status "clean".

                                    3 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • filter entire domain extensions such as .trade, .dgn, .download.

                                      add option to filter entire domain extensions will easily and simply eliminate that vast majority of junk mail in our system. There are many extensions that are never welcome that no legitimate emails will ever be sourced from

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                                      • The ability to view, report and amend pre approved usb devices, and the ability to revoke if lost/ stolen

                                        In the current console you can view usb devices that are read only or blocked.
                                        With the current cyber security risks, it would be good to firstly report on all devices approved, and then manage or revoke if one they are lost or stolen. And two if we find firmware issues and vunrabilities.

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                                        • dirctly access to legitime message in mail manager

                                          Hi,

                                          at some times legitime message was stopped in mail manager and not going out to Exchange Server.
                                          I like to have Access directly via mail Manager, the same spam mails or smtp mails.

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