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Third party security software removal feature as part of an installation package

Created: 24 Sep 2013 | 2 comments

We are deploying Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition 12.1.2 to clients that currently have McAfee Virus and Spyware Protection Service 6.0.0.449, aka McAfee SaaS. (Software as a Service)

Can the third-party security software removal feature as part of an installation package be used on this McAfee version?

 
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Brɨan's picture

Yes, check out this great video on how to do this:

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/videos/dem...

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Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

I dont think McAfee Virus and Spyware Protection Service 6.0.0.449 is removed by the Third party security software removal.

Check this Article:

Third-party security software removal support in Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2 and later

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195029

Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Associate Security Architect

MIM | MCSA | MCTS | STS | SSE | SSE+ | ITIL v3

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