With the introduction of the mini file filter driver, which is part of SafeGuard Enterprise as of version 8.10, Sophos provides regular File Encryption Engine updates that just contain improved filter drivers. These updates are provided as Windows Installer Patch files (*.msp) to allow an easy installation and deployment.
In this KBA you can download build version 22 of the filter driver engine. An overview of all File Encryption Engine updates is available here.
The following sections are covered:
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions SafeGuard Cloud Storage 8.1SafeGuard File Encryption 8.1SafeGuard Data Exchange 8.1SafeGuard Synchronized Encryption 8.1
The package can be obtained using this link: Download
The File Encryption Engine Update build 22 can be applied to SafeGuard Client version 18.104.22.1683. It automatically updates previously installed File Encryption Engine Updates.
After the installation you can see the new File Encryption Engine in the Installed Updates section of Programs and Features.
As this package just contains new filter drivers and no other products components, this update does not change the the version or build number of the installed SafeGuard Client. In future versions of the product it is planned to add visibility in regards to the version of the file filter engine in the SafeGuard Management Center.
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