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SEP 12.1 Top Articles and Best Practices

Created: 14 Oct 2012 • Updated: 30 Oct 2012 | 9 comments
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Relating to SEP 12.1. Feel free to add to this.

How-to Documents for Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH163705

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 FAQ

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=HOWTO59095

Supported Upgrade paths to Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH163514

Planning for Migration to Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH162730

Best practices regarding Intrusion Prevention System technology

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH95347

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1 - LiveUpdate - Policies explained

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH178257

How to prepare a Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 client for cloning

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=HOWTO54706

Using 11.x disaster recovery files with Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH162071

How to upgrade/cross-grade Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 from Small Business Edition to Enterprise Edition

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH166993

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1: Best Practices for Disaster Recovery with the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH160736

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 - Non-persistent Virtualization Best Practices

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH180229

Does Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 support VMWare vShield?

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH175568

Best Practices for Symantec Endpoint Protection on Citrix and Terminal Servers

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH91070

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 - Virtualization Best Practices

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH173650

Best Practices for using Windows Firewall with Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH196975

Shared Insight Cache - Best Practices and Sizing guide

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH174123

Usage of Location Awareness and Network Threat Protection with SEP 11 and SEP 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH195231

Configuring the number of content revisions kept by the Symantec Endpoint Protection client

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH103956

About Windows 8 and Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH174348

How to prepare Symantec Endpoint Protection clients on virtual disks for use with Citrix Provisioning Server

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH123419

How to Disable "Tamper Protection" on a SEP 12.1 Client

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH192023

How to clear out definitions for a Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 client manually

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=HOWTO59193

How to debug the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH102413

How to use Risk Tracer to locate the source of a threat in Symantec Endpoint Protection

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH94526

Uninstalling the GUP SEP client and steps to restore after reinstall

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH192688

Required exclusions for proxy servers to allow Symantec Endpoint Protection to connect to Symantec reputation and licensing servers

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH162286

When to import legacy settings during migration from Symantec AntiVirus to Symantec Endpoint Protection

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH197534

SEP 12.1 Installation Rolls Back around "Service Progress"

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH167781

Security Response recommendations for Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 settings

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH173752

How can I run a scan from Safe Mode when using the Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 client?

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH164352

Performance issue while running EXE file stored on Linux server remotely using Windows machine with SEP 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH165128

How to disable all notifications and scan progress on Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 12.1 unmanaged client

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH172737

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John Santana's picture

thanks Brian !

Kind regards,

John Santana
IT Professional

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Please be nice to me as I'm newbie in this forum.

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Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

Here are the Public Documents available for SEP 12.1.2

Symantec™ Endpoint Protection and Symantec Network Access Control 12.1.2 Installation and Administration Guide

https://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=DOC6153

Symantec™ Endpoint Protection and Symantec Network Access Control 12.1.2 Client Guide

https://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=DOC3719

Symantec™ Endpoint Protection 12.1.2 Getting Started Guide

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC4322

What's new in Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81091

System Requirements for Symantec Endpoint Protection, Enterprise and Small Business Editions, and Network Access Control 12.1.2

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195325

Symantec Endpoint Protection for Macintosh Frequently Asked Questions

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH134203

Upgrading or migrating to Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2011 (RU2)

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH197426

Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Associate Security Architect

MIM | MCSA | MCTS | STS | SSE | SSE+ | ITIL v3

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Ambesh_444's picture

Gr8 Brain and Mithun !!! Appreciate your hard work..

Really nice.!!! one's again thank you very much for providing these types of articles.

Thank& Regards,

Ambesh

"Your satisfaction is very important to us. If you find above information helpful or it has resolved your issue. Please don't forget to mark the thread as solved."

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Salim Shaikh786's picture

Hi Brian,

It looks very systematic and all in one article/solution.

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kishorilal1986's picture

Hi Brian and Mithun ,

good resource at single point.

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Jwelina's picture

Hi Guys,

Thnks a lot for sharing all KB,s.

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jcrawford2009's picture

Thanks for this awesome resource! I'm so glad I can get to all of these documents in one place now. :)

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raghu.mc's picture

Hi Guys,

Thanks! Can someone post the article for best practices of configuring SEPM 12.1?

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Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

Check these Articles:

Planning the installation http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55061

Network architecture considerations http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55114

Getting up and running on Symantec Endpoint Protection for the first time

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55274

Quick Access to Symantec Knowledgebase Articles of Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/quick-access-symantec-knowledgebase-articles-symantec-endpoint-protection-121

Downloadable Guides in reference to the Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 RU2

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/downloads/downloadable-guides-reference-symantec-endpoint-protection-121-ru2

and

SEPM 12.1 Fresh install with Embedded database - graphical overview

SEPM 12.1 Fresh install with SQL database - graphical overview

SEP 11.x to SEP 12.1 Upgrade process graphical overview

Also, check this Thread with Similar Issue - 

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/sepm-infrastructure-planing-and-designing

Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Associate Security Architect

MIM | MCSA | MCTS | STS | SSE | SSE+ | ITIL v3

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