Application and Device Control policies in Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 are not applied to 64 bit clients

Article:TECH102267  |  Created: 2007-01-31  |  Updated: 2011-08-16  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH102267
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.x Application and Device Control policies applied to 64 bit clients have no effect.


Environment



Windows based 64-bit platforms.


Cause



In Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 Application and Device Control is not a supported feature for 64 bit clients.
 


Solution



Administration Guide for Symantec Endpoint Protection and Symantec Network Access Control - page 514:

"Note: The information in this chapter applies only to 32-bit client computers.
Application and Device Control Policies do not work on 64-bit client computers."

Note: Application and Device Control Policies do not work on 64-bit client computer in 11.0.

Symantec has released Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 with support for application and Device control on 64-bit platforms.


Supplemental Materials

Value1020393

Legacy ID



2007073113522948


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH102267


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