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 6.03 data update, which is currently planned to be rolled out on the 15th August 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
TouchVPN Proxy TouchVPN Inc.
RealVNC On-Demand Server RemMan RealVNC
Level Remote Endpoint Management     RemMan Level Software, Inc.
TSplus Remote Support RemMan TSplus
Progress MOVEit Transfer P2P Progress Software Corporation   
Heroic Games Launcher Game Heroic
CapCut MediaConvTool     Bytedance Pte. Ltd.
Smartbox Grid Online Smartbox Assistive Technology
Famous ERP ERPSoftware Famous Software, LLC.
PSI Bridge Secure Browser Browser PSI Services LLC
OCS Inventory AssetMan OCS Inventory NG Team
Blender Dig_Img Blender Foundation
RealVNC On-Demand Server RemMan RealVNC
Level Remote Endpoint Management RemMan Level Software, Inc.
Default Folder X SystemTool St. Clair Software
Maltego SecurityTool Maltego Technologies
UTM Virtual Machine Virtual CloudCannon

For information on configuring Application Control please review these links: