Recently my laptop's fan is constantly going after a Sophos update. Looking in task manager and sorted by CPU usage, i seen that Sophos Endpoint Defence Software is using between 24 - 30% CPU, whilst using 0.1mb/s - 0.2mb/s disk.
I'm struggling to work out what is it doing. I've had a quick google and from what i've read, it seems it wouldn't be that resource heavy to achieve that?
Also, I wanted to ask if this expected behaviour or something not right somewhere?
Windows 10 1909
Core Agent - 2.19.6
Endpoint Advanced 10.8.11.1
Sophos Intercept X 2.0.22
Sophos Endpoint Defense: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have seen people change the retention to 4gb before. 20mb is the default and not an issue.
if you look at the paths being accessed in Process Monitor. What is the directory name of interest. Process…
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