Following installation of Sophos Anti-Virus for HP UNIX, updates fail. When you check the location you have entered for updates, the URL contains irregular characters, such as control or backspace characters. It does not display the location that you intended when you set it up.
Sophos product and version
Sophos Anti-Virus for HP UNIX,
HP-UX 11iv2 and above (on Itanium)
What to do
You must re-enter the update locations, ensuring that you do not insert any control characters or use backspace (possibly as a result of making a typing error) as these characters will be included in the URL and so it will be incorrect.