Top-Rated Cloud Protection


Best Endpoint Security
2018 / 2019 / 2020


Best Managed Security
Service 2020


Editor's Choice
Best Ransomware Protection


Advanced Technology Partner

Secure Your AWS, Azure and GCP Cloud Environments


Extended Detection and Response (XDR)

Take threat hunting and IT security operations to the next level with powerful querying and remote-response capabilities.


Deep Learning Technology

Artificial intelligence secures cloud workloads against both known and unknown malware without relying on signatures.


Cloud Native

Rapid deployment across cloud platforms and straightforward management, even in multi-cloud and mixed server environments.



Ransomware file protection, automatic file recovery, and behavioral analysis stops ransomware and boot-record attacks.


Cloud-Security Posture Management

Detect suspicious access events, insecure hosts, containers, and serverless deployments, while monitoring configurations.


Workload Lockdown

Prevent unauthorized programs running on cloud workloads and receive notifications if attempts are made to tamper with critical files.

Stop the Latest Cybersecurity Threats

Intercept X Advanced for Server combines both traditional and next-gen functionality, securing your organization’s Amazon EC2 instances, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud virtual machines.

Deep-learning AI excels at identifying threats, even when they have never been seen before, with signatureless detection. Anti-ransomware capabilities block malicious encryption processes and return any affected files to a safe state, minimizing impact on business continuity. Anti-exploit techniques stop fileless, stealthy attacks such as obfuscated PowerShell scripts from executing.

Take Sophos for a Test Drive

Get your hands on Intercept X for Server and see the powerful protection, visibility, and management capabilities for yourself.

Control Your Cloud Workloads

Deploy, manage, and maintain your entire estate from a single console, even in mixed scenarios with both cloud workloads and on-premises servers. Control exactly what can and can’t run.

Centralized Management

Manage all of your cloud instances and workloads from a single console in Sophos Central.

Cloud-Security Posture Management

Harden AWS configurations and detect security and compliance vulnerabilities.

Server Lockdown

With a single click, make sure that only approved applications can run, with no downtime.

File Integrity Monitoring

Receive notification if attempts are made to tamper with critical files and folders.

Automatically Detect Insecure Deployments

See and secure your entire multi-cloud inventory. With Intercept X Advanced for Server with XDR you can detect your cloud workloads as well as critical cloud services including S3 buckets, databases. and serverless functions; identify suspicious activity or insecure deployments; and close security gaps.


Detailed Multi-Cloud Inventory

Visualize your entire cloud environment, even in multi-cloud setups, and get granular insight into configuration issues, resource wastage, and potential security issues.


AI-Powered Anomaly Detection

Artificial intelligence constantly monitors your cloud environment, notifying you of any irregularities and preventing configuration changes that would leave you vulnerable.


Automated Assessment

Keep your cloud infrastructure at peak performance with automated best-practice scans that advise necessary remediation steps to fix issues.

Extended Detection and Response (XDR)

Sophos Intercept X Advanced for Server with XDR gives organizations the tools to quickly answer critical threat hunting and IT operations tasks. It goes beyond traditional endpoint detection and response (EDR) by integrating network, email, cloud and mobile* data sources in addition to endpoint and server. 30 days of cloud storage, 90 days of on-device and live data are included so you can:

  • Cross reference indicators of comprise from multiple data sources to quickly identify, pinpoint and neutralize a threat
  • Use ATP and IPS events from the firewall to investigate suspect hosts and identify unprotected devices across your estate
  • Investigate AWS cloud environment API, CLI, and management console activities with seamless integration to AWS CloudTrail
  • Check your IT estate for devices with performance issues such as high CPU usage or low memory or if RDP is unnecessarily enabled

*Sophos Mobile XDR integration coming soon

Managed Threat Response

  • Threat Hunting: Proactive 24/7 hunting by our elite team of threat analysts. Determine the potential impact and context of threats to your business
  • Response: Initiates actions to remotely disrupt, contain, and neutralize threats on your behalf to stop even the most sophisticated threats
  • Continuous Improvement: Get actionable advice for addressing the root cause of recurring incidents to stop them for occurring again

Secure Remote Workers

Protect your virtual servers and your employees accessing them via Remote Desktop Services (RDS) from the latest malware, ransomware, and fileless threats.

Multi-Cloud Support

Intercept X for Server delivers advanced protection against the latest threats, and detailed insight into cloud workloads and wider cloud infrastructure. Protect your Amazon EC2 Instances, S3 buckets, Microsoft Azure, and GCP workloads.

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Foundational techniques
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Next-gen techniques
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Workload specific functionality
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Cloud security posture management
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