Sophos updating policy not set
Updates are copied manually on to the mgmt1 server from CD.Putting the server online is not an option and therefore the Sophos servers are not an option for providing updates. When the "Check for updates..." option is clicked, the dialogue box displays that it cannot connect to server (depsite the server being itself and all other machines configured in the same way work).For System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 and later: Select Yes if you want to deploy user data and profiles configuration items to Windows 8 computers in your hierarchy.For more information about user data and profiles, see How to Create User Data and Profiles Configuration Items in Configuration Manager.
They are also happily checking for and receiving updates when asked to do so (right-click Sophos icon in taskbar, "Check for Updates".If this setting is False or No but the Enable user policy polling on clients is configured as True or Enable user policy on clients is configured as Yes, users will not receive user policies until the computer is connected to the intranet.For more information about managing clients on the Internet, see the Planning for Internet-Based Client Management section in the Planning for Communications in Configuration Manager topic.Details: Logon User ("[Account]", ".", ...) failed A Windows API call returned error 1326 Typically this "Sophos SAU" account is created automatically with a random password but you can set this account up before you install as per: The advice here is to set "Obfuscated Password" to 0 and then secure the key such that only Administrators and System have access.
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