Security

Sophos Central – How to Sync Active Directory Users and Groups?

The purpose is to synchronize AD users/group from your AD to your Sophos Central account. First, Log in to Sophos Central Go to Global Settings > General Settings> AD Sync Settings/Status. Download the installer.   After download, open and set up the .msi file. Follow the instruction in the setup …

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Sophos Central – Web Control Policy

What is Web Control? Web control is an additional feature available in the following licenses: Sophos Central Endpoint Protection Advanced. Sophos Central End-user Protection. Sophos Central Server Advanced Protection. Note: Web Control is a feature of the Sophos Central Server Advanced license. A User license is also required for each …

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Sophos Central – Block/Allow an Application

First, log in to Sophos Central Admin, go to Endpoint Protection, under CONFIGURE click Policies. Block an Application At the right of the top corner, click Add Policy, Feature chooses Application Control. Set POLICY NAME e.g: Block Remote Management Application. Assign Users to wish to enforce the policy. Go to …

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How to temporary STOP Sophos Endpoint Security?

Sometimes you suspect your computer is sluggish since installing Sophos Endpoint Security and wish to temporary STOP it instead of removing it. Unfortunately, Sophos Central did not support turn it off on the cloud. So, How to do that? Let follow in my article. Open Sophos Endpoint Security you will …

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Remotely Deploy Sophos Endpoint Software to Windows Computers

This tutorial describes information on how to deploy Sophos Central endpoint software to Windows computers using common automated software deployment methods. It provides a couple of examples to cover common deployment methods. First login to Sophos Central Admin, download the installer SophosSetup.exe. Go to Protect Devices > under Endpoint Protection …

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How to block coin miners on your web browser?

Most of the websites that are making TPB-like headlines are using a new service called Coin Hive for mining. There are few simple ways to block such activities: Google Chrome No Coin – Block miners on the web! Overview Block coin miners using your computer ressources without your consent. No …

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Scanning Exclusions for Specific Computer or User

It’s easy to Scanning Exclusions for Specific Computer or User in Sophos Endpoint Security, very useful to make this only effective for the individual instead of all managed computer and users. By default, all machine are under Base Policy. We will create another Policy to reach the goal. Go to …

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