Anyone aware of a Sophos central managed Endpoint setting where we can restrict an On Demand scan to a particular time. let's say after 24 hours, it should stop.
It is not currently possible to put a time limit on the full system scan to exit out. If you were to reboot the concerned device, the full system scan will stop.
If you wish to submit this as a feature…
If you wish to submit this as a feature request, I recommend reaching out to your Channel Account Manager or regional Sales Engineer to share your thoughts. If you'd like assistance in reaching them, please feel free to send me a PM.