This article is to advise that Sophos Anti-Virus (SAV) for Linux and Unix will use TLS secure protocol HTTPS to communicate with the configured Update Servers.
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Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) Sophos Anti-Virus for Unix 9.15.0Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux 9.14.2
From version 9.15.0 of SAV for Unix and version 9.14.2 of SAV for Linux, SAV will use the secure TLS HTTPS protocol for communicating with the configured Update Server. If an HTTPS connection cannot be established after a 10 minute timeout, it switches back to an HTTP connection automatically.
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