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IssueDashboard and configuration page display Access denied error messages when accessed. This includes access by various combinations, for example, local/remote Sophos for Microsoft SharePoint website and when local/remote server are selected.
BackgroundThis is a permissions issue, and occurs when the administrator who installed the products is no longer a member of the relevant admins group.
Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)Sophos for Microsoft SharePointSophos for Microsoft SharePoint 2.0.0
Operating systemsAll supported operating systems.
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