SafeGuard LAN Crypt Client 3.90 and DLP solutions

  • Article ID: 118774
  • Updated: 26 Feb 2013

The client API has been extended with SafeGuard LAN Crypt version 3.90, and may be used by other products, e.g. DLP solutions, as illustrated in this article.

In all cases you must:

  1. Install SafeGuard LAN Crypt API on the client.
  2. In SafeGuard LAN Crypt Administration, configure all applications which are using the client API.

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)

SafeGuard LAN Crypt Client version 3.90
SafeGuard LAN Crypt Administration 3.90

Operating systems

Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows XP

What To Do

If a DLP solution accesses the SafeGuard LAN Crypt API, do the following:

  1. Install SafeGuard LAN Crypt API on the client.
  2. Right-click on the Central settings | Properties, choose the tab 'Client API'.
  3. Under 'General', select Enable Client API. 
  4. Under 'Allowed applications' you can specify the executable which accesses the SafeGuard LAN Crypt API.

  5. Build the profile for the User.

For more details on configuration, see the sgfeclientapi.doc and Administration manual.

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

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