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"Wanna" ransomware outbreak. Please see this Sophos article sophos.com/kb/126733 for advice on how to protect your organization. Immediate action recommended.
This article provides information about how Sophos reports if it is up to date in Windows Security Center (WSC). This mainly applies to Workgroup network environments, but can apply to Domain environments when Windows Security Center has been enabled via Group Policy.
The issue you experience when Sophos Anti-Virus reports it is out of date is shown in article 58307.
Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Endpoint Security and Control
Operating systems Windows XP and later operating systems.
Sophos Anti-Virus - Versions prior to 10.3.6
You will not see an alert for out of date virus protection when the following is true:
You will see an alert for out of date virus protection when one of the following is true:
Sophos Anti-Virus - Version 10.3.6 and later
You will not see an alert for out-of-date virus protection when the following is true:
You will see an alert for out-of-date virus protection when both of the following are true:
How do you determine the Virus data date?
How do you determine the age of the last identity update ('.IDE') ?
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