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  1. Add configurable request header field for reverse proxy into webadmin

    Browser generate sometimes for services like ADFS very big request headers.

    It would be great if you can implement such a editable field in webadmin.

    One issue is described in the following threat.

    https://www.astaro.org/gateway-products/web-server-security/53339-9-205-12-adfs-2-0-waf-dont-work.html

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      0 comments  ·  Web Server Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • allow DNS-Group Objects in Webserver Protection Access List

      Hello,

      i really love your Access-List for the Site-Path-Routing in the Webserver-Protection Area, which comes with 9.3 i think. . We are able to put in Networks here, which works like a charm. But:
      We would like to add a DNS-Group here, too. Its a bunch of clients from differents subnets, simply put together to a dns-group. (it 's the same object as the "supportaccess.sophos.com " DNS Group.

      I would like to block a similar DNS Group (of course not the support-access-Group) with the access-list feature from the webserver protection.

      thank you

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        0 comments  ·  Web Server Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Check if Domain of sender is valid

        Many DNS-Records do not have SPF enabled, so another checking option, like a whois if the given domain exists would be a nice feature to block spam without having to deal with as many false positives.

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          0 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 6 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

            This feature is already possible today, though it requires use of either the per workstation authentication agent, or using the hotspot feature, authenticating it aganst your back-end servers.

            Nonetheless, we are working on enhancements to user awareness, making this much easier to do, and this is planned for a major release sometime mid-2015. as such, I’ll mark this as Planned, though it is also already possible.

          • Email exceptions to anti spam sender blacklist

            Currently in the list of email exception rules there is no way to bypass the Sender Blacklist list of email addresses or domains.

            If like us you want to block all Facebook mail, and do this via blocking *@facebookmail.com,but still want to say your marketing/pr department to have access there is no way to create an exception. All the other AntiSpam categories are covered in the exceptions tab but not this one.

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            • Enable Client Isolation on Bridge-to-LAN/VLAN SSIDs

              Currently, you can select this, but it only applies between wireless clients on the same AP. Check out CClasen's insightful design suggestion on the User BB: https://www.astaro.org/other-products/wireless-security/55448-client-isolation-2.html#post285163

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                0 comments  ·  Wireless Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Exception list for Application Control

                We recently switched to UTM9 & seem to be missing the following feature:

                We would like to block Youtube & Vimeo under Application Control but still allow a group of VIP users to use these applications.

                We have a group in Active Directory (and linked it under Users & Groups) where those users have been added to but there is no option/field under Application Control to add this group as exempted.

                Is this a possible feature for the future?

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                  0 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • enable eliminating mediashift malware from browsers

                  I have found no way with your system to remove the media shift malware. Can you do so?

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                    0 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Allow UTM to manage other sophos products

                    Id like to be able to manage all of our Sophos products, single pane manage. I like the UTM interface, it would be great if I could control web/mobile/antivirus all in the one place.

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                      0 comments  ·  Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Content filter action with no exceptions

                      It would be a useful thing to be able to create a Filter Action that can be tagged with a parameter like "No Exceptions Apply", so that the global exceptions defined in "Filtering Options" do not apply to that specific Filter Action. This would allow the creation of a very tightly controlled filter action for specific groups.

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                        1 comment  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Mail Usage reporting: Differentiation between incoming and outgoing mails

                        It would be helpful to have a differentation between incoming and outgoing mails in the Mail Usage reporting.

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                          0 comments  ·  Reporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Block Password Guessing for WAF

                          In the configuration for password guessing, I miss the option to enable block password guessing for WAF Authentication.

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                          - https://www.astaro.org/closed-forums-read-only/utm-9-betas/utm-9-2-beta/50498-9-191-feature-block-password-guessing-reverse-authentication.html
                          - https://www.astaro.org/beta-versions/utm-9-3-beta/54271-feature-block-password-guessing-waf.html
                          - Mantis ID #30112

                          Maybe it ist possible to implement this festure earlier than 9.350

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                            0 comments  ·  Authentication  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Combine Application Control and Packetfilter Rulebase

                            Please combine the rulebases for packet filtering and application control. So that application control would just be an additional option to a packet filtering rule.

                            This would make it much easier to configure packet filtering and application control in a consistent manner.

                            The following request would be obsolated by this approach, because it would be an "any/any-allow" rule with application filtering enabled: http://feature.astaro.com/forums/17359-utm-formerly-asg-feature-requests/suggestions/3457198-application-control-ability-to-allow-applications

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                              0 comments  ·  Application Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Spoofing protection based on network topology

                              Currently Spoofing protection is not implemented very well. "Spoof protection" (Firewall/Advanced) protects only the UTM itself from beeing spoofed; Interface binding of network objects is very error-prone.

                              Please alter the spoofing protection as follows:
                              - Every interface has it's defined ip networks (locally connected; additional addresses; manually defined for routed environments)
                              - Add implicit rules, to drop all packets having a source address that does not match the defined ip networks of the interface on which it enters the UTM

                              I think this would make implementing a good spoofing protection much more easier.

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                                0 comments  ·  Network Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • IP Ban/Black list (quickly accessible - dynamic)

                                Very very often there are random attacks (SMTP/WEB/SSH etc.) occurring from a certain hosts/bots - often small pool of random addresses.

                                It would be EXTREMELY handy if we could have a Quick-Access-Dynamic-Absolute-IP-Blacklist.
                                What would be even better is if we can create and maintain such lists per interface basis. (one for WAN, one for Internal1, one for Internal2 etc.)

                                No host definitions, no firewall rules, no network definitions, no timeouts, no application filter, nothing.

                                Just a plain simple, clean, one-click away, absolute IP ban/blacklist.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Network Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Giving a transparent proxy to disable routing between vlans.

                                  At the moment at home I use a seperate vlan for wireless to be able to access the internet. Another vlan is for the wired environment with gives the right to access my company by a dedicated IPSEC VPN.I want to be able to scan all the network traffic comming and going from both internet and my company. If I enable transparent proxy on the wireless vlan and the wired vlan, the wireless devices are allowed to use http(s) of my company which is totally a NO GO. (in any case they would hack my wireless).

                                  A workaround is disable…

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                                    0 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • licensing per core for VM/Software

                                    Hello,
                                    I didn't know in which category to put this and ended up with Operating System. It would be nice if UTM is licensed per core for VM or Software so it easier to compete with vendors like Fortinet. This is particulary interesting in VM worlds.

                                    Having upgrade path to buy additional quotes is also something what should be considered.

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                                      1 comment  ·  Operating System  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                      Hi Damir,

                                      Thanks for contributing to our feature site. We are currently evaluating a software license model which will more closely match our appliance licensing, and will consider factors such as number of CPU cores, rather than protected IPs. This is not a short term plan, so don’t expect to see anything until at least mid 2105.

                                      Thanks again for contributing!

                                    • Possibility to change Sophos Content Control Lists Rules quantity

                                      Some rules in Sophos Content Control Lists Rules are alerted only when quantity reached for example 10 of items. It's too much, sometimes you need only 1. So it would be nice that you can change quantity.

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                                      • Report on which users have downloaded what files (executable files etc.)

                                        I would like a report that shows which users have download what file types (e.g. executables, videos etc.). Showing from where they were downloaded would be good to have as well.

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                                          1 comment  ·  Reporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Edit more UTM messages

                                          When an attachment is blocked for security reasons (file extension for example), the quarantine report says that one could click a link in this message to release the attachment from quarantine.

                                          If you disable some blockable things from enduser releasing than the quarantine report contains the same text which misleads users. The result: users are searching for the link which is not in the mail and complain about this at the help desk.

                                          I would prefer to have another text for this particular case.

                                          It is not really necessary to customize this, because two different texts would be ok, but…

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