Central management

Sophos Firewall Manager (SFM), Sophos Central Firewall Manager(CFM) or Sophos Central centrally manages your Sophos XG Firewall (device). Central management allows you to configure keep-alive requests and to enable configuration and signature updates of the device through the firewall manager.

  1. Go to System > Administration > Central management.
  2. Turn on Manage your firewall using to enable central management.
  3. Choose Sophos Firewall Manager (SFM), Sophos Central Firewall Manager (CFM) or Sophos Central to manage your firewall.