Configure Sophos Chrome Security auto-enrollment

If you have a G Suite account, you can configure the Sophos Chrome Security extension to automatically enroll with Sophos Mobile when a G Suite user signs in to a Chrome device.

To configure Sophos Chrome Security auto-enrollment:

  1. On the menu sidebar, under SETTINGS, select Setup > Chrome OS setup, and then select the G Suite tab.
  2. Select Generate connection code.
  3. Configure the following settings:
    OptionDescription

    Owner

    Choose whether the devices are owned by your organization (Corporate) or not (Personal).

    Device group

    The Sophos Mobile device group devices are assigned to.

    Chrome Security policy

    Optional: A Chrome Security policy that will be assigned to the extension after the enrollment.

  4. Select Save.
  5. Select Copy next to Connection code to copy the value to the clipboard.
  6. Create a text file that contains the connection code.

Perform the remaining steps in the Google Admin console:

  1. Sign in to the Google Admin console with your G Suite account.
  2. Go to Device Management > Chrome Management > App Management.
  3. Select Sophos Chrome Security and then select User settings.
  4. Select an organizational unit.
    Sophos Chrome Security auto-enrollment will only be available to users in that organizational unit.
  5. Turn on Allow installation, Force installation, and Pin to taskbar.
  6. Under Configure, select Override.
  7. Select Upload configuration file and upload the file with the connection code you’ve prepared.
  8. Save your settings.
When a user signs in with their G Suite account to any Chrome device, Sophos Chrome Security is automatically installed and enrolled with Sophos Mobile. You can manage the extension from the Devices page in Sophos Mobile Admin.
If required, you can revoke the connection code to block future enrollments. Sophos Chrome Security extensions already enrolled are not affected.