Sophos Anti-Virus

Overview

Sophos Anti-Virus (staff/faculty/student computers)

  • Protects against viruses, spyware and adware, rootkits and suspicious files and behavior
  • Reduces exposure to malicious websites
  • Built-in host intrusion prevention systems (HIPS), web-based script attack detection and Live Anti-Virus real-time lookups to SophosLabs' reputation database
  • Keeps important data safe

Sophos Endpoint Protection Suite (departments)

  • Centrally managed security solution suite that includes

    • Antivirus Protection with Intrusion Prevention (HIPS) 
    • Live Web Protection
    • Device Control
    • Data Control
    • Application Control
    • Client Firewall

Sophos Pure Message (departments)

  • Protects against spam (unwanted junk email). Eliminate over 99% of spam with Sender Genotype Technology and Live Anti-Spam real-time updates
  • Reduces phishing (email fraud)
  • Proactively protect against evolving threats including viruses, phishing, and malware with Sophos Behavioral Genotype technology

 

Sophos Antivirus Notes:

 As of the end of October 2015, Sophos end point clients on OS X 10.6 and 10.7 will no longer receive definition or version updates.

Support for older operating sytems may have ended. Please see the Sophos Software Retirement timeline for more information.


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