These are the release notes for Sophos Protection for Linux, managed by Sophos Central.
The features mentioned in these release notes are only available if you have the appropriate license.
You may find that you can't yet download and use the latest version. This is because Sophos releases the software over a number of days, but publishes the release notes on the first day.
View the product documentation at Sophos Central.
We've added Server Protection, an on-demand antivirus scanner. This uses a threat detection engine, including machine learning models, alongside signature-based protection.
|Sophos Protection for Linux||1.1.7
|Sophos Linux Base||1.1.7||1.1.6||1.1.5||1.1.4||1.1.3||1.1.1|
|Sophos Live Discover plugin||1.1.2||1.1.2||1.1.1||1.1.0||1.0.2||1.0.1|
|Sophos Linux Live Response||1.2.2||1.2.2||1.2.2||1.2.1||1.2.0|
You can assign products using the command line at install time if you use thin installer version 1.1.1 and later versions.
This version of Sophos Protection for Linux supports the XDR Data Lake capabilities in Sophos Central. Additionally, this version supports installing directly to a Sophos Central Group if you use thin installer version 1.0.8 and later versions.
This version of Sophos Protection for Linux supports the EDR 3 capabilities in Sophos Central. Live Response allows admins to remotely connect to devices and get access to a command-line interface. This allows them to perform detailed investigations or to take prompt action to contain or remediate a threat.
This version of Sophos Protection for Linux supports the EDR 3 capabilities in Sophos Central. Live Discover allows admins to use osquery to search the device data across their estate to answer almost any question they can think of.
You can't use the Sophos Protection for Linux agent in conjunction with Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux.
The following platforms and point releases have been tested:
You can find technical support for Sophos products in any of these ways:
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