Computers that are never on the network and that are not easy to access, e.g., laptops used away from the office, can install and update Sophos Anti-Virus via the Internet.
Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Endpoint Security and Control
Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+
What To Do
Each of these computers must be configured to download Sophos Anti-Virus, either from a Sophos website, or from a location on your company website.
Provide users who are not on your network with the following:
- The location from which they can download Sophos Anti-Virus.
- A copy of the Sophos Anti-Virus remote user guide.
- The username and password they need. These are either the username and password supplied by Sophos or, if the computers will update from your company website, those supplied by you.