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SEP/M Queries

Created: 22 Jan 2014 • Updated: 26 Jan 2014 | 9 comments
Ajit Jha's picture
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Hi Experts!!!

Need to know few queries, kindly provide me your answers.

1. Can password complexity be enabled for SEPM passwords?

2. SEPM database holding the SEPM password is encrypted?

3. Which type of Encryption is used for SEPM password stored in database?

 

Your answers are really appriciated.

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James007's picture

1. Can password complexity be enabled for SEPM passwords?

The special characters `!@$^&*()-{}[]\\<;>,? ' are not allowed in the database password

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH103774

Which type of Encryption is used for SEPM password stored in database?

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH210852

 

 

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Rafeeq's picture

Thums up to James, he provided all the necessary info..

.Brian's picture

Yes, the password is encrypted

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Ajit Jha's picture

Hi Brian,

What Encyption technology it is being used. I googled it on KBs but not much informations available.

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Ajit Jha

Technical Consultant

ASC & STS

.Brian's picture

RSA encryption, 1024 bit

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pete_4u2002's picture

How Symantec Endpoint Protection uses encryption and certificates

Article:TECH210852  |  Created: 2013-09-24  |  Updated: 2013-10-18  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH210852

During the initial installation of the SEPM, the Management Server Configuration Wizard (MSCW) creates a self-signed certificate using an RSA 1024-bit public/private key pair. The SEPM uses this certificate and public/private key pair for SSL communications and content signing.

Ajit Jha's picture

Hi pete,

Before posting this i have already gone through this article, anyways, tthank you for your efforts.

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Ajit Jha

Technical Consultant

ASC & STS

Ajit Jha's picture

Hi Guys, 

My queries are partially resolved, but still marking it as Solved and a like to all of yours comments for your efforts.

Regard's

Ajit Jha

Technical Consultant

ASC & STS