Version 3.6.1 Release Notes

This is a major release which introduces support for the Sophos Virtual Web Appliance, a virtualized version of the Sophos Web Appliance, along with an updated user interface and support for load balancing through the use of a Sophos Management Appliance. For more information on the Sophos Virtual Web Appliance, please contact Sophos Sales.


  • The administrator interface has been updated with a modern, clean new look.
  • The Sophos Management Appliance can now manage load balancing among appliances.
  • You can now manage the certificate used by the appliance, including the ability to upload your own certificates.
  • This release continues support for the Web Control functionality introduced in Sophos Endpoint Protection 10.

For more information, see the Features in this release page.

Resolved Issues

Work Order # Description
SUG73412 Certain HTTP head checks are no longer performed during initial registration.