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Download Sophos Antivirus

Download Sophos Antivirus


In the following Text, you find Information how to get access to Sophos Anti-Virus.


Software Download

Only for Windows systemsFor other systems
Sophos Anti-VirusSAV for Linux
Sophos Anti-Virus incl. FirewallSAV for MAC OS
Enterprise Console (only institutions)


Please note:

Because the Sophos firewall can be very aggressive, we only recommend you installing Sophos Anti-Virus incl. Firewall if you are already familiar with firewall configurations.


Sophos Boot CD

In some cases it may be necessary to scan an infected computer offline in order to successfully remove malware. Sophos provides a tool for Windows which allows for a quick and simple creation of a bootable ISO image. Further information and the download link can be found here.


Important Update Paths (URLs):

The links must be specified as the update source when installing Sophos. A direct call is not necessary.

Windows 8/10
Mac OS
Sophos Enterprise Console (5.5.2)

Please note:

  • For licensing reasons the links are only availble from within the RWTH network.
  • Access to the Update URLs of the Sophos Enterprise Console requires an authentication. If you need an account for your set up, please contact the IT-Servicedesk.

last changed on 07/14/2022

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