Does Symantec Endpoint Protection scan the boot sector of USB drives?

Article:HOWTO77612  |  Created: 2012-08-15  |  Updated: 2012-08-15  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO77612
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Yes - the Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) product can scan the boot sector of both fixed disks and mounted drives.

The option is located under Auto-Protect - Advanced - Floppies - check floppies for boot viruses when accessed, and applies to all volumes. With the option turned on, Auto-Protect will scan the volume upon receiving a filesystem mount notification.

 




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