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SFOS Hotfixes automatic application



Set hotfixes to be applied automatically whenever there is an out-of-band security update available for the device.


Security updates of the Sophos Firewall can be released at any time. Hotfixes should be allowed and applied automatically to ensure Sophos Firewall and the rest of the network remain protected from known vulnerabilities.


  1. Go to System > Backup & Firmware > Firmware > Hotfix.
  2. Select the Allow automatic installation of hotfixes checkbox.
  3. Click Apply.