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Bloking external hard disk

Created: 28 Jan 2013 • Updated: 06 Feb 2013 | 6 comments
julrendo's picture
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I am currently implementing SEP 12, I have USB device locking, but external drives are not blocking smartphones either, I can tell as External Hard Disk block and smartphones

thank you very much

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.Brian's picture

You'll need to use Dev Viewer to get the hardware ID and set up blocking that way.

See first part of KB article here:

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?pag...

And check this thread:

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/blo...

Please click the "Mark as solution" link at bottom left on the post that best answers your question. This will benefit admins looking for a solution to the same problem.

SebastianZ's picture

Some more information about blocking the external devices using the ADC policy:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH188946

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH175220

...and smartphones:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH147791

SOLUTION
Ashish-Sharma's picture

HI,

Check this artical

Block access to USB Hard disk or Pen Drive

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH123574

 
 
 
http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/ent-security.nsf/2326c6a13572aeb788257363002b62aa/b54beb2f46268ccc882574e80052960f?OpenDocument

Thanks In Advance

Ashish Sharma

 

 

SameerU's picture

Hi

Please add storage volumes in block list and check

Regards

 

 

Sumit G's picture

Hello please confirm you have applied application base policy or device base?

Regards

Sumit G.

Sumit G's picture

Waiting for the reply on above comment, also you can read the below for kb
https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/downloads/...

Regards

Sumit G.