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This article provides information on the functionality and changes introduced with Sophos Endpoint Security and Control 10.8.2.
The following sections are covered:
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Sophos Endpoint Security and Control 10.8.2
The release of Sophos Endpoint Security and Control 10.8.2:
This update requires a restart of the endpoint due to a driver upgrade for the Sophos Endpoint Defense component.
Note: The reboot requirement excludes computers where Sophos Update Manager (SUM) is installed.
The update from 10.8.1 (the previous Recommended version) to 10.8.2 is approximately up to 140† Megabytes in size depending on the installed components.
†Approximate update size per component.:
If you would like to control the roll-out of this version, determine your license type. See, Sophos licenses/Endpoint protection bundles and which components are included with each.
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