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block MASS STORAGE in UN-MANAGED SEP

Created: 20 Nov 2012 | 3 comments

any procedure to block MASS STORAGE DEVICES in UN-MANAGED SEP 11

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.Brian's picture

No, this is not possible within SEP 11 unmanaged

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Alex_CST's picture

with sep11?  not really, SEP12 introduces hardware device control etc.  You will be better off controlling access to mass storage devices via AD.

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Mohan Babu's picture

yes its possible.

  • create a group in sepm 

  • create a device contol policy to block MASS STORAGE DEVICES apply to that group

  • Configure a liveupdate policy for tat group to reveive update only via symantec external liveupdate server. because those are unmanaged computer and by default liveupdate policy client will get update from sepm.

  • Create a custom liveupdate policy as suggested and assign to the group

  • Now create a unamanged client package and select the group tat we created and assigned custom policy.

  • deploy this package it will work without issues.

Note : Device control will not work in 64  bit computers as per product limitation

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