SafeGuard LAN Crypt Client: Encrypted files going from a DFS drive to a folder without an encryption rule may be decrypted.

  • Article ID: 113958
  • Updated: 01 Aug 2011

If you copy or move encrypted files from a DFS drive to a folder that does not have an encryption rule applied, the files will be decrypted, even if Persistent encryption is enabled.

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
SafeGuard LAN Crypt Client 3.71 and higher version

Note: This issue has been seen with SafeGuard LAN Crypt Client on Windows 7, but it may occur with other versions of SafeGuard LAN Crypt Client and MS operating systems.

Operating systems
Windows 7

What To Do

This issue was fixed with Hotfix - Driver Hotfix

Please contact technical support to obtain the hotfix.

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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