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Security authentication is not happening at the time of stopping the services

Created: 15 Nov 2012 • Updated: 09 Feb 2013 | 1 comment
Saravanan N's picture
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I have to configured like, in client side the user is stopped the symantec AV services(smc -stop).

So it possible to set the authentication for this.



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Brɨan's picture

Yes, you can set authentication for this.

Login to SEPM

Clients page

Select your relevant group

Policies tab

Under Settings select General Setting

Security Settings tab

Check the box for "Require a password to stop the client service"

Click OK and once the client pickd up the policy change, run smc -stop and it will ask for the password

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