Sophos Support Tools and Information
VCU Technology Services provides the following Sophos support tools and information to address various items seen concerning Sophos anti-virus.
Uninstalling tools for Sophos:
Uninstalling Sophos from Windows and Mac can be done with the following tools below.
- To uninstall the full Sophos program for Windows and Mac, see "Sophos Uninstalling."
- Windows only, see "Sophos AutoUpdate Uninstalling" to uninstall Sophos AutoUpdate when it fails to uninstall from Control Panel
On 9-19-12 Sophos released a virus definition update that wrongly saw Sophos and other application's files as a virus. Do not delete or move any files detected as "shh/Update-B," the files are not infected with malware, and any action against these files may harm your applications. These entries just need to be cleared from quarantine, so they are no longer listed.
This article was updated: 07/27/2018