The initial release of Sophos Endpoint Defense cannot be used on systems running Sophos Update Manager.
Note: Sophos Endpoint Defense will install on systems running Sophos Update Manager with the release of Sophos Endpoint Security and Control 10.8.4. However, enhanced tamper protection will not be enabled on these systems if set in policy.
The Sophos Endpoint Defense installer will skip the installation if Sophos Update Manager is detected. No errors will be reported.
However, you can install Sophos Update Manager on a system that has the Sophos Endpoint Defense component already installed but not enabled yet. In this case, do not enable Sophos Endpoint Defense as this will prevent Sophos Update Manager from working.
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Sophos Update ManagerSophos Endpoint Security and Control 10.6.4
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