What's new in Sophos Mobile Control 3.6

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  • Updated: 16 Dec 2014

This article lists the new features included in Sophos Mobile Control 3.6.

Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Mobile Control 3.6

Sophos Mobile Control 3.6 - What's new


  • Test license for Sophos Mobile Control can now be requested during the setup
  • Proxy configuration can now be enabled and disabled in the setup
  • New compliance criteria introduced - 'Max OS version'
  • License reporting back to Sophos (further information can be found in our knowledgebase article 120127)

New iOS 7 functionalities supported

  • Support of the new Volume Purchase Program (VPP)
  • Additional restrictions implemented (e.g. Allow TouchID to unlock device, Allow airdrop, Allow GameCenter, Allow iMessage, Allow app removal)
  • Per app VPN profiles can be defined and distributed
  • Manage / Restrict the 'Open with' setting
  • AirPlay mirroring of devices can be activated
  • Locking a device with a message
  • Adjusted iOS7 design
  • Web content filter can be defined (only for supervised devices)
  • Single app mode can be configured (only for supervised devices)
  • Silent app installation (only for supervised devices)

New features for Android devices

  • Support of the Nitrodesk Touchdown client and configuration possibilities
  • Wi-Fi configuration is now also possible on non- SAFE devices
  • App protection feature implemented into Sophos Mobile Control 3.6


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