Sophos Anti-virus

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Last update 25/04/2019

Sophos is now subscription based, and each school will need their own client
You will need your sophos cloud login credentials to obtain the client

Server installs

Although the files are available on your site, we highly recommend you wait until further notice before deploying Sophos to servers

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Client install files

  1. Browse to https://cloud.sophos.com
  2. From the left hand menu select Endpoint Protection
  3. From the left hand menu select Protect Devices
  4. Choose Download Complete Windows Installer
  5. Run the downloaded exe file on any workstations, or deploy with your network management tools

Community Connect 4 users

Feel free to use this package to deploy to your workstations

  1. Download the package here
  2. Copy the zip file to a machine with the RM Management Console, eg First Server
  3. Extract the files
  4. Place your installer in the folder Sophos Central Client\v1.0.0.0 (where the README file is located)
  5. From the RM Management Console, import the package (selecting CC3 package
  6. Allocate to a single test machine - it takes about 20 minutes to full install and appear in Sophos Central

Home Users

Sophos is no longer included in our subscription as it is available to all for free
Vistit https://home.sophos.com for more details