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  1. application control

    Add Custom Applications:

    Create a "Custom List" where specific exe's can be created and added to the blocked list when required. Ones of interest for us are;

    SPDESIGN.exe
    INFOPATH.exe

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  2. HP Customer Support Setup

    hp.com/123 makes it easy for you to print your documents with its renowned quality, reliability, efficiency and value to it. HP Printers are available with dynamic models both Wired and Wireless, with latest technology domination, keeping our lives stress-free, To do your job hassle-free, we are one call away @ +1-888-863-4264 or visit https://www.help-123hp.us/

    1 vote
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  3. Guide me to get drivers from 123.HP.Com/Setup

    With an intention to keep my HP printer up-to-date and in running condition, I needed to keep its driver and software updated. Therefore, I started to look everywhere for finding the best way to get HP printer drivers. One of my friends suggested me to go to 123.hp.com/setup and download all the drivers from there. However, now I just want to know the steps by which I can get drivers from this site. Can someone help me with this? For More Details Visit on https://l-123hp.com/.

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  4. Adjust the number of lines shown on the DEVICE listing page.

    In the hopes of speeding up response time from the console would it be possible to lower the number of machines listed when DEVICE is chosen from the OVERVIEW menu?

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  5. Application Control - Event Viewer

    Application Control - Event Viewer- provide to select particular component to set allow or deny policy.

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  6. Block creation, moving and deletion of *.EXE files

    Sophos Endpoint policies should allow the blocking of moving, creation and deletion of *.exe files on the system (i.e. block a user copying an *.exe file from C:\Program Files to their documents share). This is functionality that exists in Symantec Endpoint Protection and works very well in preventing the introduction of malware to an end user device/the network!

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  7. Force policy update

    A button to force policy update on Sophos Central endpoints would be nice.

    8 votes
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  8. Schedule Disable tamper Protection.

    As you maybe know there are problems with IASO systemstate backups in combination with sophos antivirus.
    https://community.sophos.com/products/endpoint-security-control/f/sophos-endpoint-software/95786/freeze-thaw-vss-failures-when-sophos-av-is-utilized/374472

    The workaround is

    1. Disable Tamper Protection on the affected servers
    2. Open Services.msc on each server
    3. Stop and Disable the Sophos Health service
    4. Reboot server and test backups

    At Sophos managed central its possible to tamper protection manually for a device.

    Is it possible to schedule the "disable Tamper Protection" at a certain time in Sophos managed central?

    Then we can add a pre backup job to the IASO backup systemstate backup job to disable the sophos healt services and…

    5 votes
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  9. Application Control

    Currently users must send a request to Sophos Labs to have a file blocked by Application Control. It would be good if users could create a custom block list to deploy across their environment - for example, block/alert on SHA256 hash, filename, regex, directory path, etc.

    Having the option to alert (not block) would be useful too, so use of applications that are required, but suspicious can be monitored.

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  10. Application version control

    Additional options in Application Control, especially for browsers.

    Being able to block:

    Versions of Chrome < X (Chrome current version is 62)
    Versions of Firefox < X (Firefox current version is 57)

    Being able to block versions of Chrome < 59 and Firefox < 53 would be a great start in killing off legacy browsers with lots of vulnerabilities from being permitted to browse the Internet.

    16 votes
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  11. Microsoft Remote Desktop store app

    Please allow us to enable/disable Microsoft Remote Desktop from the Microsoft App store. For some reason it's being blocked even though I have all the RDP options unchecked in Application control. I submitted a ticket for this and another application and they said i need to submit a suggestion.

    How is it a suggestion when it doesn't work as designed?

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  12. Browser extention control

    Allow or block browser extensions/Addons based on a whitelist.

    2 votes
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  13. portable

    Hi, i miss the application Keepass Password Safe to block in the application-Policy section. Some user seems to capable to run this as portable Version, so that i'm out of control

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  14. Turbo-Mailer

    The application Turbo-Mailer is a program used to mass-send emails. This has been used maliciously in the past and should be added to the list of applications capable of being blocked.

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  15. Whitelisting applications for application control instead of blacklisting

    Currently the SAV console allows for app blacklisting, it would be good to see a feature for blacklisting aswell. i.e. the give a list of applications which are allowed to run, rest can be blocked by default.

    We have list of 250+ applications being used by the teams, I would like to see if we can have option to only allow the ones that are authorized, rest are blocked.

    24 votes
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  16. WhatsApp

    Whatsapp have released a desktop version. Which apparently doesnt need admin rights to install.

    Can this be added to application control

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  17. Application Control - Event Viewer - Please provide location of the found application.

    Application Control - Event Viewer - Please provide location of the found application.

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  18. Publish (or provide a way to export) a searchable index of all controlled appliactions.

    This list should also include all pertinent details (i.e. category, date added to control, etc.). Within the SEC, if you don't know what category the application is listed under, you can spend a long time clicking and hunting for a specific application. This makes it extremely time-consuming to build custom, fine-grained policies or to quickly answer questions on what is allowed and not.

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  19. We need a Sophos - Rule for selective Macro using. As an Example, we have to disable all the Macros, but not some local own Macros!

    We need a Sophos - Rule for selective Macro using. As an Example, we have to disable all the Macros, but not some local own Macros!
    The Problem is, if you disable the Macros within a GPO, the Excel Functions/Macros don't run anmore. Your own VBA used for Outlook as an Example can't be run oder selfcertificated.
    We would like to have control like the Hardware Control for the USB - Sticks as an Example!
    Best regards Juergen Linder

    3 votes
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  20. Application Control - Screen sketch (Windows Ink Workspace)

    Windows Update adds in Windows "Windows Ink Workspace" feature included by default in all Windows computers, Screen sketch allows you to capture screen, assuming a serious security hole.

    Add restriction for Screen sketch (Windows Ink Workspace) to
    Computer Policy / CONTROLLED APPLICATIONS / Screen capture tool

    Thanks!

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