Sophos updating policy not set
The page lists the current software version and available software updates.We had constant issues dealing with the internet cafe PCs at one of our sites.Sophos UTM hardware default IP: https://192.168.0.44 Sophos UTM Software default IP: https://192.168.2.144 In this example: https://192.44 See more in Sophos UTM Software/hardware Appliance Quick Start Guide la=en Click APPLY and waiting for some second You will be noticed the Certificate error, and Add Exception for this.We've tracked this down to Sophos checking for updates as soon as the user logs in - the checking process eats cycles on the workstation, and the network access of 100 PCs to check the server at the start of the day eats the bandwidth.Is it possible to stop the Sophos auto-updating service from doing this, and make it wait to the next scheduled check time (which gets randomised over time)? Enter the commands to update Sophos in the Batch File field on the Maintenance tab. Click on the “Create” button on the toolbar and save the Workstation Install Program in a location that you will remember. Install the updated workstation install file on your workstations.All of our corporate PCs have Sophos installed, but we're getting complaints about slow network speed and boot times from the users.
This has the advantage of being one of the less difficult methods to configure but does require that the workstations have a period of time where they will not be used and can be configured to update automatically. Select Batch File in the Task Type drop down and click Add. Name the event “Sophos Antivirus” in the Name field. Select the frequency for the updates to occur in the Day drop down and set the start and end time for the event. The options “Allow User to Cancel Event”, “Shutdown after Maintenance”, and “Disable Keyboard and Mouse” can be enabled if desired. Configuring Sophos Endpoint Security clients to update with Deep Freeze Sophos Endpoint Security supports the use of a command line function that can be used to trigger antivirus updates when the workstations enter into maintenance mode. To configure Deep Freeze to trigger Sophos definitions to update when maintenance mode starts follow the process below. Configure your Deep Freeze install package as per your normal requirements, including passwords and other settings that may be required. Click “Cancel” button in bottom of Wizard You will see the dashboard of Sophos UTM Go to “Interfaces & Routing” - click “New Interface” · Name: WAN · Type: Ethernet · Hardware: choose the hardware interface connect to Router/Modem of ISP · IPv4 Default Gateway: Checked Click “SAVE” and you will see the new interface which is disabled Click enable button to enable the WAN Interface Add Google or Public DNS to DNS forwarders Go to Network Protection - Firewall Default No rule and all traffic is blocked.Currently, the SEC only triggers policy updates if the policy is changed, a group is switched from one policy to another, or if a user manually triggers a policy update with "Comply with policy".