Synchronized Encryption

Synchronized Encryption

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Protect Data Everywhere, Automatically

Sophos SafeGuard encrypts content as soon as it’s created. And with the encryption always on, you can enjoy seamless secure collaboration. Synchronized Encryption proactively protects your data by continuously validating the user, application, and security integrity of a device before allowing access to encrypted data.

Full Disk Encryption

Provides centrally-managed full disk encryption using Windows BitLocker and Mac FileVault, taking advantage of the technology built into the operating systems. Seamlessly manage keys and recovery functions from the SafeGuard Management Center. For an even simpler workflow, now you can also manage Windows BitLocker encryption in Sophos Central.

File Encryption

Encrypt files individually. They’ll remain encrypted even when transferred to a shared folder, removable USB stick, or the cloud.

Automatic and Transparent

Encrypting, decrypting, and accessing information is automatic and transparent to the end user. So keeping data safe won’t keep you from your regular work practices.

Business as Usual

Open an encrypted file, edit it, or share it internally as you normally would any other file.

External Sharing

Create passwords in one click for files you wish to share externally.

Share Across Platforms and Devices

Encrypt a file on a Mac and open it in Windows. No big deal. We play nice with all devices.

Prevent Data Loss

Intelligently protect your data against theft, hacking malware, and accidental data loss. It automatically encrypts your content, and the content stays encrypted even with it’s shared or uploaded to a cloud-based, file-sharing system.

Real-Time Protection

SafeGuard offers synchronized encryption by connecting to Sophos Endpoint Protection and Sophos Mobile Control. The SafeGuard local agent listens to an endpoint’s Security Heartbeat and enables automated, proactive protection.

Secure Content Collaboration


With Sophos Mobile Control, you can keep your files safe across Windows, iOS, and Android platforms.

External Sharing

With a single click, users can create a password-protected file securely wrapped in an HTML 5 virtual lockbox.


Protect content while in transit and in the Cloud and, at the same time, allow for seamless access of encrypted information across devices.

Manage Full Disk Encryption
with Sophos Central

The easiest way to manage Windows BitLocker full disk encryption is with Sophos Central Device Encryption. It offers three-click policy setup, no key management servers to install, compliance and reporting features, and self-service key recovery for your users. Installation and setup done is done in minutes using the intuitive, web-based, management interface of Sophos Central.

Compliance, Reporting, and Management

Our simplified central control helps you comply with data protection regulations and prevents data breaches.

  • Instant detailed reports and audits
  • Role-based management to separate authorization levels
  • Dual officer authorization for critical tasks
  • Securely store, exchange, and recover keys across devices
  • Set policies for groups and devices from a centralized console

Protect Your Data and Encrypt Today