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 5.95 data update, which is currently planned to be rolled out on the 30th Aug 2022. 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
Postman ProgrammingScriptTool Postman, Inc.
MS Remote Desktop Client RemMan Microsoft Corporation
DirectPrint SystemTool
Lively Wallpaper ScreensaverApplication Rocksdanister
Eventing Command Line Utility SystemTool Microsoft Corporation
Any Video Converter MediaConvTool Anvsoft Inc.
SQL Navigator for Oracle ProgrammingScriptTool Quest Software
Zero Install DownloadManager Bastian Eicher et al.
CloudFactory WorkStream Browser Browser CloudFactory USA LLC
SmartGit ProgrammingScriptTool Syntevo GmbH
macOS 13 Installer SystemTool Apple Inc
Postman ProgrammingScriptTool Postman, Inc.

For information on configuring Application Control please review these links: