Windows Firewall blocks JDesktop Integration Components binary if the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager is installed on a Windows 8 operating system

Article:TECH198593  |  Created: 2012-10-18  |  Updated: 2012-10-25  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH198593
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



The Windows Firewall on Windows 8 blocks a JDesktop Integration Components (JDIC) binary if the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) is installed and launched on a Windows 8 operating system.


Error



Windows Security Alert
Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app

Windows Firewall has blocked some features of JDesktop Integration Components binary on all public and pivate networks.

Name: JDesktop Integration Components binary
Publisher: JDesktop Integration Components (JDIC) Project
Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\symantec\symantec endpoint protection manager\tomcat\webapps\root\clientpkg\ext

Allow JDesktop Integration Components binary to communicate on these networks:

Private networks, such as my home or work network

Public networks, such as those in airports and coffee shops (not recommended because these networks often have little or no security)


Solution



In the Windows Security Alert dialog window:

  • Check Private networks, such as my home or work network
  • Click Allow access



Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH198593


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