Sophos XG Firewall provides unprecedented visibility into your network, users, and applications directly from the all-new control center. At Sophos, we’re all about making IT security simpler and more effective by using synchronized security to obtain information from the endpoint, XG Firewall can identify, classify and allow the control of all previously unknown applications active on the network, such as those which don’t have signatures or are using generic HTTP or HTTPS connections.
You can deploy XG Firewall as your primary firewall and get the full benefits of XG Firewall’s unrivalled security, simplicity, and insight. Inline with your existing firewall and utilize the new bypass ports for a risk-free addition to your network that delivers all the benefits of Synchronized Security. In Discover Mode (TAP Mode) by simply connecting it to a mirror port on your network switch so it can monitor network activity and provide insights, visibility and reporting in a completely unobtrusive way.
The newly launched XG firewall v17 boasts following features are XG Firewall introduces Synchronized App Control, a breakthrough that delivers absolute clarity and control over networked applications.
It extends our revolutionary Synchronized Security technology that connects your endpoints and firewall with a Security Heartbeat to share important information about health status, threat intelligence, and now network application traffic. It takes application visibility and control to a whole new level.