Sophos Anti-virus/Spyware

Length of class: 1 hour

Anti-Virus/Spyware Overview

  • What is a virus/What is Spyware
  • Identify virus types
  • The importance of protection

Sophos Client Overview

  • The Toolbar
  • The Status Window
  • The Activity Summary
  • The Home Page

Scanning for viruses

  • Understanding On-access scanning
  • Understanding On-demand scanning
  • Setting up a scan
  • Running a scan

Configuring Alerts

  • Setting up Desktop messaging
  • Setting up Email alert notification
  • Viewing Alerts in logs

Cleaning up after Alerts

  • Getting clean up information
  • Setting up automatic clean up
  • Working with the Quarantine Manager