On October 21, 2018, we released a policy update for Macs, which updated the strength of the updating password encryption. This has resulted in some Macs reporting Policy Non-Compliance: Updating, as the systems took in the new encryption. The systems have moved over to the updated policy automatically, so this alert in central can be acknowledged.
This issue is fixed in Sophos Central Mac Endpoint 9.8.1
Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) Central Mac Endpoint
No loss of protection. Only impact is the notification in Central that needs to be acknowledged.
In Sophos Central, select "Alerts" on the left side, check any "Policy Non-compliance: Updating" notifications from Macs, click "Mark as Acknowledged".
This issue is resolved as of Sophos Central Mac Endpoint 9.8.1, fully released as of November 27th, 2018
This article will be updated when information becomes available
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