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These are the default settings for the Anti-virus and Host-based intrusion prevention system (HIPS) policy in a fresh installation of Enterprise Console or a fresh installation of Sophos endpoint security software. These settings mainly apply to Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+.
Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) Sophos Endpoint Security and Control 9.7Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+ 10.3.0Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+ 10.2Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+ 10.0
For Endpoint 10 default settings please see below. For Endpoint 9.7 default settings please click here.
For Sophos Cloud default anti-virus scanning settings see article 119637.
Nothing is set by default in this section.
No scheduled scan is enabled by default, so these settings are not used until you set your first scheduled scan.
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