Application Control Updates Pre-release Notice

The following have been identified as applications that would benefit from some level of control and will be added to the existing list. 

Note: These applications will be automatically blocked for customers who have enabled the following optional setting in their Application Control policy for either Sophos Central or Enterprise Console:

  • Sophos Central: New applications added to this category by Sophos
  • Enterprise Console: All Added by Sophos in the future

If you don’t want new applications to be automatically blocked the above setting can be disabled.

This is a notification for the latest Application Control 6.00 data update, which is currently planned to be rolled out on the 11th April 2023. Occasionally the list changes slightly before the release date, there will be a follow-up update on the release date to confirm it has been released.

Application name Type Owner
Tailscale Proxy Tailscale Inc.
PRTG Network Monitor NetworkTool Paessler AG
Windows Subsystem for Android SystemTool Microsoft
Plarium Play Game Plarium
PC Soft WinDev ProgrammingScriptTool PC Soft
JDisc Discovery AssetMan JDisc
ManyCam Virtual Webcam ScreenCapTool ManyCam ULC
SilverShield sftp FTPClient FortressSecure, Inc.
TreeSize SystemTool JAM Software
Mail Merge Toolkit EmailSyncTool MAPILab Ltd.
Hardcopy for Windows ScreenCapTool sw4you
SysTools Mail Migration EmailSyncTool SysTools Software Pvt. Ltd.
Safe Exam Browser Browser ETH Zurich
Avira Security SecurityTool Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG
Basecamp CRMTool Basecamp, LLC
Storm User BusinessIntelligenceTool Contraloria
Tactical RMM Agent RemMan AmidaWare LLC
Paint 3D Dig_Img Microsoft Corporation
RAV Endpoint Protection SecurityTool Reason Software Company Inc.
RAV VPN Client Proxy Reason Software Company Inc.
MobaXterm RemMan Mobatek
LockDown Browser Browser Respondus, Inc.
MineCraft Launcher Game Mojang Synergies AB

For information on configuring Application Control please review these links: