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 5.99 data update, which is currently planned to be rolled out on the 28th Feb 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
AusweisApp2 SecurityTool Governikus GmbH & Co. KG
Starface VOIP Starface GmbH
MyPhoneExplorer MobileSync F.J. Wechselberger
GitKraken ProgrammingScriptTool AXOSOFT, LLC
StatusHolder PrankingSoftware WJC3
Splunk SecurityTool Splunk Inc.
Camtasia MediaConvTool TechSmith
Lithnet Idle Logoff SystemTool Lithnet Pty Ltd.
Kaspersky VPN Secure Connection Proxy Kaspersky
GeoGebra Dig_Img GeoGebra
KDEConnect MobileSync KDE
Adobe Bridge AssetMan Adobe Inc.
Adobe Lightroom Dig_Img Adobe Inc.
Zabbix NetworkTool Zabbix LLC
ClearBar Browser Clear
Grabber SystemTool Tele Link Software
Foxit PDF Editor DocumentViewer Foxit Software Inc.
Sticky Password PasswordTool Lamantine Software
Orion Browser kagi

For information on configuring Application Control please review these links: