Sophos Mobile Control patch - overview and application

  • Article ID: 121185
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2015

This article provides information about the Sophos Mobile Control patch.
It needs to be installed on top of an existing Sophos Mobile Control 4.0.0 server.

Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Mobile Control 4.0

Note: An updated patch is available for Sophos Mobile Control 4. Details about the SMC 4.0.3 patch can be found in article 121723.

The patch provides the following bug fixes

  • Import of devices using a CSV file requires a lot of time (further information can be found in article 121121)
  • Error message shown when clicking on the Action button in the device details using Internet Explorer 8 (further information can be found in article 121120)

How to apply the patch

  1. Log on to your Sophos Mobile Control 4.0 server as a user with administrative rights.
  2. Download the patch from
  3. Run the executable.
  4. The SMC service will be stopped and restarted automatically after the patch is applied.


If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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