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Sophos – Free virus detection and removal

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A useful free downloadable Sophos tool that anyone can use to check their home computers, as well as school ones:

  • Removes viruses, spyware, rootkits and fake antivirus
  • 100% free! Totally, absolutely, completely
  • Supports Windows XP, Vista and 7
  • Works alongside your existing antivirus
  • There is also a network checker!

The way I see it – there is nothing to lose, I am running the scan now 🙂

Automatic Sophos Upgrade to Version 10

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For those Oxfordshire schools that subscribe to Sophos via OCC QuEST, please be advised that version 10 of Sophos Endpoint has been available now for a few months. In response to this, 123ICT consultants have been manually upgrading computers and servers to v 10.  However, this recent technical alert from Sophos will make our life easier as this will now happen automatically:

“Commencing mid July 2012, Sophos will be upgrading Sophos Endpoint versions 9.5 and 9.7 to version 10.0. The upgrade will ...

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