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When upgrading from endpoint security software 9.7 to version 10 how are my Buffer Overflow Protection (BOPS), Host Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) and 'Alert only' settings migrated?
First seen in Sophos Endpoint Security and Control 10.0
When upgrading to Sophos endpoint security software version 10 the option 'Detect suspicious behavior' dictates what 'Behavior Monitoring' options are set afterwards.
The available options in version 9.7 are:
The available options in version 10.x are:
If the 'Alert only' option is enabled in version 9.7 this will be enabled for both 'Detect suspicious behavior' and 'Detect buffer overflows'
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