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 5.93 data update, which is currently planned to be rolled out on the 7th June 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
ProfiLab Expert SystemTool ABACOM
Adobe Connect VOIP Adobe Inc.
Zee Drive - Thinkscape Online Thinkscape Limited
Atom Browser Browser LLC
Jetico BCArchive ArchiveTool Jetico, Inc.
PaintDotNet Dig_Img dotPDN LLC
N-able Take Control RemMan N-Able Technologies Ltd
Hexagon-CATIA DesignTool Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Canada Limited
Visual Studio 2022 ProgrammingScriptTool Microsoft Corporation
Cadence OrCAD and Allegro DesignTool Microsoft
Greenshot ScreenCapTool Greenshot
CCleaner Browser Browser Piriform Software
AWS command Line Interface Online Amazon Web Services, Inc
Riot Games Game RiotGames
LuLu SecurityTool objective-see llc

For information on configuring Application Control please review these links: