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SEP 12.1.2015.2015

Created: 22 Nov 2012 • Updated: 23 Nov 2012 | 4 comments

is SEP 12.1.2015.2015 the SEP 12.1 RU2 windows 8 update?

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pete_4u2002's picture

yes thats the version SEP 12 RU 2 which will support windows 8.

this link should help to clarify the point

Ambesh_444's picture


As pete said that SEP 12 RU 2 will support windows8.

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Ashish-Sharma's picture


Yes SEP 12 RU2 support windows 8 and Windows 2012.

Product Highlights:

1) Extended Platform support

  • Mac OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Server 2012

2) Virtualization – Shared Insight Cache for VMware vShield

3) Improved Protection

  • Improved STAR protection technologies
  • Windows 8 ELAM support
  • Windows 8 App remediation

4) Extended Management

  • Web Services for 3rd party integration (i.e. RMM)
  • SEP Management Plugin for Kaseya 2.0
  • GUP roaming support for multiple subnets
  • Remote Sylink drop support from the SEP Manager
  • Expanded 3rd party security software removal – 130 products from 30 vendors


Article on this Latest Release of Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.RU2 are available, check these -

Knowledgebase Articles for Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1. RU2

Knowledgebase Articles for Symantec Endpoint Protection SBE 12.1. RU2

Thanks In Advance

Ashish Sharma

Mithun Sanghavi's picture


Correct. SEP 12.1 RU2 is the earliest supported build which is compatable with Windows 8 and Server 2012.

Check this Article:

About Windows 8 and Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Associate Security Architect


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