21 03, 2017

Filtering and Forwarding Sophos UTM Syslog Data with Syslog-ng

Sophos UTM enables you to specify multiple destination syslog servers, but they will all receive the same syslog information. This is inefficient when some of your syslog servers only require certain log messages for specific purposes.This article explains how to configure syslog-ng to filter and forward Sophos UTM syslog data to multiple syslog servers with different data requirements.

24 05, 2016

How Google Data Saver Affects Security, Privacy and Reporting

Google's Data Saver feature can reduce the amount of data Chrome browsers download in order to load a web page. It sounds useful and harmless. Who wouldn't want to save some bandwidth, speed up web browsing and save on mobile data charges?Before rolling out or promoting the feature to your users, read this article first to be aware of how Google Data Saver works, and its implications on security, privacy and web activity reporting in your organization.

23 05, 2016

The Role of HTTPS Inspection in Google Search and YouTube Reports

Since Google made the decision to implement HTTPS across all their web properties (including YouTube), you can report that someone has been to youtube.com, but not what videos they were watching. Likewise, you can report that someone has visited google.com, but not what they searched for.Fortunately, many Next Gen Firewalls, UTMs and Secure Web Gateways have a HTTPS Inspection feature that gets around this problem.

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