Sophos Agent: significant files and registry entries

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Significant files


This is the executable for the Sophos agent.

Location: C:\Program Files\Sophos\Remote Management System\

Adapter files

There is an adapter for each component on the client that uses RMS. They are located in:

  • Sophos AutoUpdate:
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\AutoUpdate\AUAdapter.dll
  • Sophos Anti-Virus:
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Sophos Anti-Virus\SAVAdapter.dll
  • Sophos Client Firewall:
    C:\Program Files\Sophos\Sophos Client Firewall\SCFAdapter.dll
  • Sophos Patch:
    C:\Program Files\Sophos\Sophos Patch Agent\SpaRmsAdapter.dll
  • Web Control:
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Sophos Anti-Virus\Web Control\SWCAdapter.dll

Significant registry entries

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Sophos\Remote Management System\ManagementAgent\Adapters

When the Sophos Agent starts, it discovers the location of the adapters from this part of the registry.

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