This article describes how to find out which version of Sophos Anti-Virus is running on your Linux platforms.
Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux
To list version information:
Example of the command run on a version 9 installation:
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Sophos Anti-Virus = 9.15.1
Build Revision = 2793374
Threat detection engine = 3.74.2
Threat data = 5.59
Threat count = 29615876
Threat data release = Tue 15 Jan 2019 12:00:00 AM
Example of the command run on a version 10 installation :
Sophos Anti-Virus = 10.4.1
Threat data = 5.61
Threat count = 32218883
Threat data release = Tue 12 Mar 2019 12:00:00 AM
Last update = Wed 20 Mar 2019 04:15:01 AM GMT
When running the --version commands , the output shown above,is broken down as follows:
Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux can be either managed from Sophos Central, which is cloud based or Sophos Enterprise Console (SEC) which is installed locally. Version 9 relates to SEC managed installs and Version 10 applies to Central managed installs.
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