This article describes the Sophos Enterprise Console 'Anti-Virus and HIPS' policy settings that apply to Linux and Unix endpoints. Some settings in the 'Anti-Virus and HIPs' policy do not apply to Linux/Unix endpoints, only to those on Windows.
Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) Sophos Anti-Virus for UnixSophos Anti-Virus for Linux
Operating systems Linux/ Unix
The following chart provides details of which settings are relevant to Linux and Unix endpoints. These settings can also be viewed locally using the 'savconfig' command.
Event Log is not applicable
Configure > Extensions
The following settings apply to scheduled scans only. 'Extensions and Exclusions' also applies to a console initiated Full System Scan.
Configuration for individual scans can be viewed locally with the 'savconfig' command. For full details on the local scheduled scan settings see article 114372.
Add / Edit > What to Scan > Local Hard Disks
Linux/UNIX exclusions > Excluded Items
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