Mail Security 4.x for Domino - Notification of End of Support Life

Article:AL1057  |  Created: 2010-12-02  |  Updated: 2011-03-01  |  Article URL
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As of 1-March 2011, Symantec is no longer providing technical support for Mail Security 4.x for Domino, including any Maintenance Packs (MPs) and/or patches for each version, in all released languages.  Online self-service support in the Knowledge Base will continue to be available for a minimum of 3 years.

Symantec Mail Security 4.x for Domino Product Life Cycle

  • End of Standard Support / Start of Partial Support 17-December-2005
  • End of Support Life  1-March-2011

For more information regarding the services provided in Standard Support, Partial Support, and Content Updates, please refer to the Symantec Enterprise Technical Support Policy, or, alternatively, contact your Symantec Account Manager.

Symantec recommends that you upgrade to latest product version that supports your operating system and version of Domino.  In the interest of keeping your environment secure, Symantec also recommends that you upgrade to the latest version of Domino and that you use a version of your operating system that is currently supported by the vendor.

Note: This product will no longer be capable of authenticating, downloading, or installing content such as AntiVirus definitions or product updates after 30-April-2011 due to an expring Symantec root certificate called SymRoot1. We strongly urge you to upgrade to a more current version of the product that has a newer root certificate. For more information on this issue, please refer to the following TechNote: About the Symantec Root Certificate expiration in 2011

Symantec recommends the following migration paths:

Mail Security 8.0.7 for Domino

  • Recommended for customers who use Windows 2003 or later with Lotus Domino 7.x or later.

Mail Security 7.5.10 for Domino

  •  Recommended for customers who use Windows 2000 with Lotus Domino 6.5 or later.  This version also provides support for Windows 2003 and Lotus Domino versions 8.5.1 / 8.0.x / 7.5.

You can download Symantec Mail Security for Domino from the following locations:

You may continue to use your existing license files after you upgrade.

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