How to get a Sophos Tamper Protection password?


This article covers what Sophos Central tamper protection is, what changes require a password, and the request process to obtain one.


Tamper Protection

Sophos Central tamper protection prevents unauthorized users and malware from changing, uninstalling, or otherwise modifying the state of Sophos client.

What changes require a tamper protection password?

Any changes made in the "Settings" tab will require a Sophos tamper protection password. Additionally, you will need a tamper protection password to uninstall the Sophos agent from the machine. This should typically be done by a TSP or Local Support person troubleshooting an issue with you.

Request Process

Contact your TSP for assistance with Sophos and getting a tamper protection password if necessary.


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