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When Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+, version 9 and above, displays an alert about a suspicious file or suspicious behavior, you can authorize the item either for the individual computer or for a group of computers on your network.
Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) Enterprise ConsoleSophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+
When you receive an alert about a specific file or program, you must decide whether to authorize it. The desktop alert on the local computer and the 'Alert and error details' tab in Enterprise Console both provide a link to more information about the potential threat.
To allow a group of users on your network to open the file or program, use Enterprise Console to authorize it. If you would like to allow access to this one computer only, authorize the file or program in the local computer.
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