Version Release Notes

Limited Release

Version was released to an initial group of customers on June 23rd, 2014. This release will be made available to all customers over the next few weeks. If you would like to get early access to new features, please contact Sophos Support.

When this update is installed, the Email Appliance will reboot.

June 23rd, 2014

This release adds support for DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) and Sender Policy Framework (SPF) email validation. For more information on these features, see the 3.8.0.x Notable Changes.

This release also resolves an SSL vulnerability. For more information on this vulnerability (CVE-2014-0224), please see:

You should also familiarize yourself with the known issues, since improper configuration of certain options may cause unexpected behavior.

Before you begin installing and configuring the Email Appliance, you should review the configuration directions.

Internet Explorer 7 and later, and Mozilla Firefox version 4.x and later, are the only supported browsers for this product release. However, the Email Appliance has been optimized for current-generation browsers. If you are using an older browser such as Internet Explorer 6 and experience performance issues, consider upgrading to a newer version of Internet Explorer, or to a recent version of Firefox.

Updates and Enhancements in the Sophos Email Appliance3.8.0.0 Release.

Issues Resolved in the Sophos Email Appliance3.8.0.0 Release