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new idea 02 Oct 2014
SMSDOM should have an automatic process that removes obsolete product information documents (view "Monitors\Logs\Product Information"), alternatively make the documents in this view editable/deleteable to be able to remove them manually.
discussion comment 01 Oct 2014
updated article 30 Sep 2014
#Updated on 30th Sep'14 Hello, With the release of SEP 12.1 RU5 many new GUI enhancement have been introduced, I have tried to list few of them.   However, In the release notes you can find more info about this release : New fixes and features in Symantec Endpoint Protection and Network Access Control ...
updated article 25 Sep 2014
Hello, Symantec has released SEP 12.1 RU5 (12.1.5337.5000). Upgrade is supported from any prior release of SEP 11.x and SEP 12.1 version. Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.5xxx (RU5) can upgrade seamlessly over the following: Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.4100.4126 (RU4 MP1), 12.1.4104.4130 (RU4 MP1a), and 12.1.4112.4156 (RU4 MP1b) Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.4013.4013 (RU4) and ...
updated blog entry 01 Oct 2014
대부분의 Linux 및 Unix 운영 체제 버전과 (Unix를 기반으로 한) Mac OS X에 영향을 미칠 수 있는 새로운 취약점이 발견되었습니다. "배시 버그(Bash Bug)" 또는 "셸쇼크(ShellShock)"라고도 하는 GNU 배시 원격 코드 실행 취약점(CVE-2014-6271)에 대한 익스플로잇이 성공할 경우 공격자가 표적이 된 시스템을 제어할 수 있게 됩니다. 이 취약점은 배시(Bash)에 영향을 미치는데, 배시는 여러 버전의 Linux 및 Unix에서 볼 수 있는 일반적인 구성 요소 셸에 해당합니다. 배시는 일반적인 명령 해석기의 역할을 수행합니다. 다시 말해 사용자가 간단한 텍스트 기반 창에 명령을 입력하면 운영 체제에서 이를 실행할 수 있도록 합니다. 배시는 애플리케이션으로부터 ...
updated blog entry 01 Oct 2014
The Shellshock “Bash Bug” vulnerability, uncovered last week, affects most versions of Unix and Linux based systems. This vulnerability has the potential to allow an attacker to gain control of an affected computer via Bash, which is the shell component that is utilized in multiple versions of both operating systems. Bash is a command line interpreter that executes text commands via the ...
updated blog entry 01 Oct 2014
A new vulnerability has been found that potentially affects most versions of the Linux and Unix operating systems, in addition to Mac OS X (which is based around Unix). Known as the “Bash Bug” or “ShellShock,” the GNU Bash Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2014-6271) could allow an attacker to gain control over a targeted computer if exploited successfully. The vulnerability affects ...
updated blog entry 01 Oct 2014
There is a new vulnerability in the commonly used Unix shell BASH, which the media is now calling Shellshock.   Customers that have Critical Systems Protection/Data Center Security: Server Advanced can use their investments to protect their server infrastructure from this vulnerability.  Situation Overview:   What is “Shellshock?”  A new vulnerability has been ...
updated blog entry 30 Sep 2014
Foi encontrada uma nova vulnerabilidade que pode afetar a maioria das versões dos sistemas operacionais Linux e Unix, além do Mac OS X (que é baseado em Unix). Conhecido como “Bash Bug” ou “Shellshock”, a Vulnerabilidade de Execução Remota de Código do GNU Bash (CVE-2014-6271) pode permitir que um atacante obtenha controle sobre um computador alvo caso o explore com sucesso. A ...
new blog entry 29 Sep 2014
Issue : Non-English character is not showing up in Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager reports in Excel Cause : SEPM compatible with UTF-8 encoding   Solution : 1. Open the CSV report file in Notepad. 2. Click on save as 'UTF-8' under encoding. 3. Then Open CSV in Excel.  
updated blog entry 29 Sep 2014
Australia is a land that is blessed by natural beauty and plentiful resources. Its isolation in the Indian and Pacific Oceans has helped protect it from many global afflictions that have hit other lands closer to world population centers. While Australia’s geography has long shielded it from storms, what worked in the past does not always work in the present. This is particularly true of ...
new blog entry 28 Sep 2014
Linux および Unix、さらには Unix ベースである Mac OS X の多くのバージョンに影響する可能性がある新たな脆弱性が確認されています。GNU Bash におけるリモートコード実行の脆弱性(GNU Bash Remote Code Execution Vulnerability)(CVE-2014-6271)は、「Bash Bug」または「Shellshock」と呼ばれており、攻撃者がこの脆弱性の悪用に成功すると、標的のコンピュータを制御できる恐れがあります。 脆弱性の影響を受ける Bash はシェルと呼ばれる共通コンポーネントで、Linux や Unix の多くのバージョンに搭載されています。Bash ...
updated download 30 Jun 2014
Symantec Data Loss Prevention 11.5: Administration NOTES: This course is 5 days long. TK-DLP-0115 Symantec Data Loss Prevention 11.5: Administration [5-Day ILT]   Click on links below to download course materials:
updated download 27 Jun 2014
*Update available* Hi, I wrote a little Powershell script to update existing SEP 12.1 Installation Packages with the latest definitions for all modules. Instructions: On the SEPM 12.1 share the following folder for “everyone – read” Export Packages without ticking the box “Create a single .EXE file for this package” Ensure that the following .ZIP files exist in the 32Bit and 64Bit package ...
updated download 25 Jun 2014
I made a little tool that will create a new LU policy using a CSV or text file as the input.  The tool can use an existing LU policy as a template.  This will allow you to easily add new Explicit GUP settings or new Multiple GUP settings to an existing LU policy. Here are the steps to use the tool: Download and run tool below. Create a text file (see below for details). (optional) ...
updated download 09 Jun 2014
Hello guys, If you are noticing some problem with disk space after configuring GUP Monitor Tool, take a look below: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager\apache\logs" = It should be your problem, right? In that folder, SEPM just save errors, by default! If you have configured GUP Monitor Tool, like me, you need to know that you have enabled the access.log as ...
new event 29 Sep 2014
RSVP Today IT Analytics Webinar (9/30) Join Novacoast at 12pm EST on September 30th for a discussion and demonstration on leveraging IT Analytics across multiple Symantec Security Products, including Altiris, SEP, CSP, and DLP. In this webinar, we will: Focus on installing Integration Packs Deal with real-world examples Cover cross-integration strategies Teach ...
new event 22 Sep 2014
Presented by: Frank Agurto-Machado, Product Specialist Webcast Summary: Google recently announced their SHA-1 deprecation plan. According to this plan, Chrome version 39 and later will display visual security indicators on sites with SHA-1 SSL certificates expiring December 2015. Chrome 39 production version is expected to be available in November 2014. Users on affected sites will have a ...
new event 22 Sep 2014
Organizations lose thousands of laptops and data-bearing devices every year. Without proper security, each lost device could lead to a major data breach costing millions of dollars. The average cost of a data breach is $5.9 Million, or $201 per lost record 31% of data breaches are caused by human error, including lost devices 49% of data breaches in the healthcare industry are caused by lost ...
updated event 17 Sep 2014
Please join us for the next Twin Cities Data Loss Prevention User Group meeting on September 24th from 9am to 2pm at the Symantec Roseville Office.   Lunch will be served!   Agenda: Welcome & Introductions Customer Discussion IT Analytics and DLP Roadmap by Mark Deardurff, Symantec Discussions/Roundtable Lunch, prize drawings and conclusion   Location Symantec Roseville Office ...
updated event 15 Sep 2014
Presented by: Kevin Haley, Director, Product Management, Response Jeff Barto, Trust  Advocate Webcast Summary: Vendors are priming a great future when the Internet of Things (IoT) becomes a reality.  The reality is that the Internet of Things is here today. IoT has been with us in various incarnations over the last ten years or so. To protect yourself, ...
updated event 08 Sep 2014
Please join us for the next San Francisco Data Loss Prevention User Group meeting on September 9th at the Symantec Office from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be served!   Agenda: 11 AM – Introduction & User Group Mission, name the directors and advisory board leaders 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM – Lunch, Meet & Greet 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – Symantec DLP Roadmap - Cloud by Mike Lindsay, Symantec 1:00 PM ...
new event 04 Sep 2014
Join us on Monday, September 15th to learn about the next cutting egde step in managing access!         Register through the link below:             Can't make the webinar, but want to learn more?  Check out the link to our data sheet below.  If you have any questions or ...
new event 03 Sep 2014
The explosion of data since 2008 has produced a new challenge for IT personnel who understand the value of data and the importance of empowering the team with the right information about that data in order to determine how to govern it. Let us bring “insight” as to who is really the owner of critical data in your organization. ITS would like to work with you to understand Symantec's Data ...
new event 26 Aug 2014
Calling all United States DoD Security Experts and Enthusiasts to Compete with DoD Peers from Around the Globe The Symantec Cyber Readiness Challenge is an immersive, interactive "capture the flag" competition that models scenarios after the current threat landscape using realistic, virtualized IT infrastructure. Designed for many levels of technical skill and experience it puts participants ...
updated video 30 Sep 2014
ITS would like to work with you to understand Symantec's Data Insight, a product that integrates with Symantec's Data Loss Prevention, discovering and collecting activity and permissions information about your data. Data Insight solves the problem of identifying data owners through usage patterns and behavioral tracking. Join us as we delve into the Data Insight console and demonstrate some of ...
updated video 18 Aug 2014
How-to demonstration of the installation process for LUA (Live Update Administrator)
updated video 11 Jun 2014
Symantec Endpoint Protection updates, virus definitions, and software updates for the Agent and other services are downloaded from the Internet to each computer on your network. These updates may consume more Internet bandwidth than some organizations are comfortable using. The Local Update Service helps to minimize Internet bandwidth consumption. Symantec recommends that our customers take ...
new idea 02 Oct 2014
SMSDOM should have an automatic process that removes obsolete product information documents (view "Monitors\Logs\Product Information"), alternatively make the documents in this view editable/deleteable to be able to remove them manually.
new idea 01 Oct 2014
Hello, From de SEPM console in the Clients page > "Client Group" > Clients > View: Client System may be possible show a field with a "Total Memory".  This option could be very useful to perform migration tasks from SEP11 to SEP12 based in the total memory of systems. The clients could be moved to a temporary group to apply an Install Package for SEP12. Thanks, Fernando
new idea 01 Oct 2014
Hi All, It would be really good if we have control over DCSS console session time out settings on console under admin Tab for security reason. This option is no longer available..   Regards, Sankara
updated idea 30 Sep 2014
Buongiorno, sono un consulente informatico che da oltre un decennio usa Symantec e Norton per proteggere i propri clienti. Con la nuova versione Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition 2013 Cloud mi trovo in seria difficoltà quando ho la necessità di:    disabilitare temporaneamente l'antivirus sul server    utilizzare windows firewall sui client Non ...
new idea 30 Sep 2014
Hi, I have noticed that from the cloud console is not possibile deploy the agent updates, only live update. Symantec support told me that for the update of the agent the step are: - remove the service - reboot computer - add service The opportunity of scheduling the update from console will be great.   Giuseppe
new idea 30 Sep 2014
I would very much like you to make it possible for me to exclude folders in the userprofile %localappdata% and %appdata%. As it is right now this is not possible. This can be done by implementing wildcards or adding it to the "Prefix variable".   It is very important to us to be able to do so since Symantec makes other programs crash. Eg. IBM Notes
updated idea 29 Sep 2014
Hi,  Due to space constraints on the C: drive of our Windows 2003 server, we installed Endpoint Protection client (cloud version) onto D: drive by changing the drive letter during installation. However, it seems that C: drive is still being used for some background tasks, maybe things like virus definition staging area, etc... There were times when due to definition update issues, C: ...
updated idea 24 Sep 2014
This was originally raised as support Case 06988621. It applies to Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.4100 and Eudora OSE 1.0 , and possibly other e-mail clients that use mbox format mailbox. Eudora OSE uses the Thunderbird mail engine, so this bug may well occur with Thunderbird.   Symantec removed an infected zip ( ) which contained a screen saver .scn file. This was an e-mail ...
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