Sophos protection updating failed windows 7
Forums are available for our free tools at Do you need a proxy to access Sophos updates? When Sophos Anti-Virus starts, it updates itself to try to find a Sophos kernel interface module update. configure: error: cannot proceed without the required header file Traceback (most recent call last): File "talpa_select.py", line 2176, in _action File "talpa_select.py", line 1074, in load File "talpa_select.py", line 841, in select File "talpa_select.py", line 1696, in select File "talpa_select.py", line 1780, in build File "talpa_select.py", line 1910, in __try_build File "talpa_select.py", line 1769, in check Configure Errors Select Exception: exc-configure-failed-no-kernel-headers [[email protected] ~]# /opt/sophos-av/engine/talpa_select select [Talpa-select] Copyright (c) 1989-2016 Sophos Limited. Sat Dec 24 2016 GMT Linux distribution: [centos] Product: [Cent OS Linux release 7.3.1611 (Core) ] Kernel: [3.10.0-514.2.2.el7.x86_64] Multiprocessor support enabled. Yes(Y)/No(N) [N] n Fetching free update credentials. asked Sophos to comment on what seemingly went wrong with its security defences but we're yet to hear back beyond an acknowledgement of our query.
Updating Talpa Binary Packs Updating SAVScan on-demand scanner Updating Virus Engine and Data Updating Talpa Kernel Support Updating Manifest Selecting appropriate kernel support... Updated to versions - SAV: 9.12.3, Engine: 3.65.2, Data: 5.34 Successfully updated Sophos Anti-Virus from sdds: SOPHOS [[email protected] ~]# /opt/sophos-av/bin/savdstatus Sophos Anti-Virus is active and on-access scanning is running [[email protected] ~]# /opt/sophos-av/bin/savconfig query Enable On Start true [[email protected] ~]# /opt/sophos-av/bin/savconfig query Live Protection enabled [[email protected] ~]# /opt/sophos-av/bin/savconfig query Email: [email protected] Email Demand Summary If Threat: true Email Language: English Email Notifier: true Email Server: localhost:25 Enable On Start: true Exclusion Encodings: UTF-8 EUC-JP ISO-8859-1 Log Max Size MB: 100 Notify On Update: true Primary Update Source Path: sophos: Primary Update Username: ******** Primary Update Password: ******** Upload Samples: false Send Error Email: true Send Threat Email: true UINotifier: true UIpopup Notification: true UItty Notification: true Update Period Minutes: 1440 Named Scans: weekly Live Protection: enabled Scan Archives: mixed Dec 24 m2int systemd: Started "Sophos Anti-Virus update".We have also proactively contacted all our customers to advise them to deploy the Microsoft patch that mitigates the underlying vulnerability in the Microsoft OS." Now read our analysis of the Wanna Crypt epidemic. I have used clamav in the past but apparently now it’s detection rate is pretty low: The instructions are covered in Installing the standalone version of SAV for Linux/UNIX and also in the Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux startup guide. Sophos Anti-Virus contains an on- access scanner, an on-demand command-line scanner, the Sophos Anti-Virus daemon, and the Sophos Anti-Virus GUI. Updating SAVScan on-demand scanner Updating Virus Engine and Data Updating Manifest Update completed. To begin, open a new version of your OS Layer and create the following local Groups: Next create a user account. Next browse to %Program Data%\Sophos\Auto Update\Config and open in notepad.Keep a secure note of the password and make sure the password is long. Next to Allow Local Config = change the value from 0 to 1. Open Sophos and browse to the Secondary location tab. A new file is created in the %Program Data%\Sophos\Auto Update\Config directory named Copy the value beside User Password= Open Sophos again, navigate to the Secondary location tab and remove any values in Address/User name/Password fields and click OK.