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This article lists the Release Notes for SafeGuard Enterprise 8.20.
The following sections are covered:
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions SafeGuard BitLocker Client 8.2SafeGuard Cloud Storage 8.2SafeGuard Data Exchange 8.2SafeGuard Enterprise Server 8.2SafeGuard File Encryption 8.2SafeGuard Management Center 8.2SafeGuard Synchronized Encryption 8.2Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption for Mac 8.2Sophos SafeGuard File Encryption for Mac 8.2
Windows Small Business Server and Windows Server Essentials are not supported.
* Not all of this memory is used by SafeGuard Enterprise.
Important note: This feature has been deprecated with SafeGuard 8.10. Sophos does not recommend new installations of this feature, it will be completely removed in SafeGuard version 8.30.
If the BitLocker Challenge/Response requirements are not fulfilled, SafeGuard BitLocker will run in a mode without Challenge/Response.
The supported SQL Server versions can be found here.
All other BitLocker group policies must be left to default. Otherwise they might be overruled by SafeGuard policies or even lead to conflicts with the SafeGuard BitLocker management. For example: Activating the Group Policy setting Do not enable BitLocker until recovery information is stored to AD for operating system drives leads to a not starting encryption when SafeGuard BitLocker Challenge/Response is installed.
<Local App Data>\Microsoft
The compatibility of this release of SafeGuard File Encryption for Mac with previous releases and modules of Sophos is as follows:
Usually anti-virus software works in two modes:
The following applies for both modes:
Sophos Enterprise Anti-Virus for Mac / Sophos Central as well as the below mentioned anti-virus products have been tested with SafeGuard File Encryption for Mac and detect viruses on SafeGuard Secured volumes in both modes under the following circumstances:
Make sure you always scan the SafeGuard Secured volumes or you risk missed detection. If you happen to scan it through the original path, you can do so, it won’t do any harm, but you won’t find any virus, as the file content you scan is encrypted.
If you have installed SafeGuard File Encryption for Mac, please make sure that the on-access scanner of Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac is turned on and its feature Scan Files on network volumes is switched on as well. This will allow the file content on a SafeGuard Secured volume to be scanned on-access.
If you are using other anti-virus software, make sure that your product is able to detect viruses, too. You can use the EICAR Anti-Malware test file for testing purposes.
#chown -R root:_sgsd /var/spool/sg
#rm –rf /var/spool/sg
# rm –f /tmp/sgsd.pid
/enc root:wheel rwx r-x r-x
Check the known issues for this SafeGuard Enterprise release, since improper configuration of certain options may cause unexpected behaviour.
Note the following additional known issues:
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