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updated discussion 25 Aug 2016
Is it possible through SEP to disable OS or Network connection on a machine if the SEP clien definationt is X number of days old?, if updating through the gup, internet, sepm fails?
new discussion 25 Aug 2016
Hi All, I have a DLP agent that will not upgrade.  I have tried to upgrade it over SCCM, then I have tried to upgrade it manually.  It will still not upgrade.  What are the step to fix this issue? Thank You, William
updated article 25 Aug 2016
Introduction This is the tenth in my Security Series of Connect articles.  For more information on how to keep your enterprise environment secure using often-overlooked capabilities of Symantec Endpoint Protection (and the OS upon which it functions), see Mick's Greatest Hits: Index of Helpful Connect Security Articles. This article gets down to some practical particulars on how to take ...
updated discussion 25 Aug 2016
Is it possible through SEP to disable OS or Network connection on a machine if the SEP clien definationt is X number of days old?, if updating through the gup, internet, sepm fails?
new discussion 25 Aug 2016
Hi All, I have a DLP agent that will not upgrade.  I have tried to upgrade it over SCCM, then I have tried to upgrade it manually.  It will still not upgrade.  What are the step to fix this issue? Thank You, William
updated article 25 Aug 2016
Introduction This is the tenth in my Security Series of Connect articles.  For more information on how to keep your enterprise environment secure using often-overlooked capabilities of Symantec Endpoint Protection (and the OS upon which it functions), see Mick's Greatest Hits: Index of Helpful Connect Security Articles. This article gets down to some practical particulars on how to take ...
updated article 24 Aug 2016
Introduction This is the tenth in my Security Series of Connect articles.  For more information on how to keep your enterprise environment secure using often-overlooked capabilities of Symantec Endpoint Protection (and the OS upon which it functions), see Mick's Greatest Hits: Index of Helpful Connect Security Articles. This article gets down to some practical particulars on how to take ...
updated blog entry 24 Aug 2016
An attack group calling itself the Shadow Brokers has released a trove of data it claims to have stolen from the Equation cyberespionage group. The data contains a range of exploits and tools the attack group state were used by Equation. The Shadow Brokers said that the data dump was a sample of what had been stolen from hacking Equation and that the “best” files would be auctioned off to the ...
updated download 11 Aug 2016
Symantec DCS Policy Utility v1.0.0.11 For Windows OS (Note .NET Framework 4.5 is required) Designed to help you tune your policy by processing the log files from an Agent. There's a getting started tab that explains the best steps to get the logs and events you need to troubleshoot your policy. The program does not make any changes to the machine or policy. It parses the sisidsevents and ...
new download 17 Jun 2016
Ever had the CCS Agent registered with wrong name or agent IP changed? In some situations it can be pain to fix this as it requires going to agent and running the registration again (imaging you do not have access to agent server and you have to raise ticket to 3rd party supplier and he asks you to raise a change request). Well with these two simple scripts, you can change both agent name and ...
new download 16 May 2016
To make use of stop-words for russian language, download attached file, unzip it and place to the "Protect\config\stopwords" subfolder in the Symantec DLP installation directory. Then go to the "Advanced settings" page of selected detection server and set the variable "Lexer.StopwordLanguages" to "en,ru". Do it for every detection server you have.
updated download 01 Apr 2016
When a customer is using the forensics software "Encase 7" with our Symantec Endpoint Encryption Full Disk 8.2.0 software, the customer will need the appropriate DLLs so that the Encase product can successfully work with our Full Disk product. The DLLs required are attached here and can also be located within the original product download under the subfolder "utilities". The DLLs required in ...
updated download 01 Apr 2016
At times, a customer may require the details for creating a batch file (startup script) to assist in the uninstallation of a Symantec Endpoint Encryption Device Control client that was installed via GPO. You cannot use the automatic uninstall feature in the GPO software installation package because the Device Control uninstall procedure is password protected. To uninstall Device Control you ...
updated event 24 Aug 2016
Please join us for the next Houston Security User Group meeting on Wednesday, October 26 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Memorial Hermann, 950 Frostwood, in Houston. Our meeting will happen at the same time and place as the *Houston Endpoint Management User Group* – just in a different room. So you’ll be able to network with both groups. Lunch will be served! Agenda:  Welcome & ...
new event 17 Aug 2016
How quickly are you able to identify and remediate today’s threats across the entire organization? When: Tuesday, September 20th (11:30 am – 2:00 pm) Where: Morton’s Steakhouse Today’s threat environment is evolving at a remarkable rate as cyber criminals improve their ability to change and adapt.  With today’s growing number of targeted attacks, it has become ...
updated event 12 Aug 2016
Please join us for the next Chicago Security / Midwest DLP User Group meeting on Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm at Wildfire – in Schaumburg, IL. Lunch will be served! Agenda 11:30 – 12:00 Welcome, Introductions & Customer Lunch (Customer lunch during the first panel) 12:00 – 1:00  Customer Panel: Security – Discover, Johnson Controls, Cuna Mutual – followed by a ...
updated event 10 Aug 2016
Please join us for the next Twin Cities Data Loss Prevention User Group meeting on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 11:00 am to 2:30 pm at Target’s Brooklyn Park campus. Lunch will be served! Agenda Welcome and Introductions – Jeremy Sneeden, User Group Director Product update by Symantec (DLP mobile / cloud) – Ben Yang Lunch and Networking Customer presentation: Bill King, Target Customer ...
updated event 08 Aug 2016
Please join us for the kickoff meeting of the Phoenix Security User Group on Thursday, Sept. 1 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Seasons 52, Biltmore Fashion Park, 2502 E. Camelback Rd., Phoenix. Lunch will be served! Agenda 11:00 – 11:30: Welcome and Introductions – Steve Jensen, Symantec and John Taylor, ITS (sponsor) 11:30 – Lunch served during the first presentation 11:30 – 12:30: ...
updated event 08 Aug 2016
Join Novacaost for a live webinar September 7th for your complete Data Loss Prevention strategy. With the cost per breach now averaging $4 million, it is imperative to ensure you have a the best data loss prevention strategy in place.  There are so many options, how do I choose? Every company is unique so you should weigh your options on which DLP ...
new event 04 Aug 2016
The Symantec Data Center Security: Server Advanced 6.0 course is an introduction to implementing and managing a Symantec Data Center Security: Server Advanced 6.0 deployment. The architecture and individual components of the SDCS:SA 6.0 solution are detailed and explained. Agent installation and configuration are taught along with deployment and management of SDCS:SA agents and policies ...
updated video 17 Aug 2016
Symantec Data Loss Prevention version upgrade from v14.0 to 14.5. Click here for detailed process.
updated video 12 Aug 2016
This video forms part of a series which describes the actions administrators will need to take in order to setup the Symantec Email Quarantine when they are using the Symantec Email Security.cloud service. This video focusses on creating the correct user permissions in the ClientNet portal to ensure that the quarantine administrator may take all necessary actions.
updated video 12 Aug 2016
This video forms part of a series which describes the actions that administrators will need to take in order to setup the Symantec Email Quarantine when they are using the Symantec Email Security.cloud service. This video looks at the Quarantine options in ClientNet itself and the various options available for quarantine administrators to configure.
updated video 13 Jul 2016
In this quick update our risk management expert, John Higday, highlights the updates in ATP 2.0.2 which  provides IT security teams with the best visibility in their endpoint environment.   Advanced Threat Protection - Expose, prioritize, and remediate sophisticated advanced attacks across endpoints, networks, and email, from one single console.   Download our ATP whitepaper at ...
updated video 19 May 2016
This video will help new customers to provision their domains and inbound routes once they have access to the administration portal. If you want a desktop aid to provide a step by step guide as to the tool, then please download that here.
new video 17 May 2016
Bay Dynamics recently announced the availability of the standalone IT Analytics Server 2.1, which includes an enhanced web based cube browser. This video walks you through how as an existing Symantec Endpoint Protection customer, you can leverage IT Analytics Server to visualize your cube data and take advantage of its benefits.
new idea 25 Aug 2016
Hello, The idea is to reduce day time traffic between wan slow links. In my experience with SEP (since SAV8 so it's been a while) many improvments have been done but in terms of bandwidth use, it has been a lot more subtile. The idea is to replicate (by a php / perl / python script for example) the content folder from SEPM to a very basic apache web server running on a linux box. On the ...
new idea 24 Aug 2016
I really need a technical resource to encourage Symantec to author a Data Identifier to locate unique/unknown email addresses. We are seeking to identify a method within DLP 14.5 on the ability to match unique email addresses (for us).  There does not appear to be a method to do so as of this moment.   Currently if you use a regular expression to detect email addresses, it will ...
updated idea 22 Aug 2016
Please add the functionality to bypass scanning of files with valid signatures from well-known vendors. This would dramatically reduce the number of false positives with Heuristic, SONAR, or Insight scans. For example, there should be no reason to categorize as malware a .cab file that's been signed by Microsoft or Citrix and the hash verified. This would also improve performance since ...
updated idea 19 Aug 2016
Currently the MAC client is extremely limited. The policy does not allow actions to be performed and defaults all finding to "Leave Alone". There needs to be the option to Quarantine, Clean, and delete. In addition, there are not any options for cleaning or removing from the console. We have 500+ MACs in our environment and requiring the technician to clean each machine manually is not ...
updated idea 18 Aug 2016
Provide a cloud agent feature for communication between internal SEPM server and mobile computers SEP client connected anytime anywhere on the Internet (outside corporate LAN). Valuable for situations where mobile users are out of office and connected to the regular Internet, not on corporate LAN or a VPN for extended periods of time. This could allow ...
updated idea 17 Aug 2016
Hi, Firewall policies are not effective and has some bug. whenever we tries to block "Youtube.com" by Doamin Name it also blocks rest of the Google services such as google docs, google maps etc on the client machine. Also when we does nslookup for youtube and google services we found they are resolving on the same IPs. But the weird thing is that we're blocking traffic with ...
new idea 17 Aug 2016
After MS has changed the version handling in Win10 it would be good to collect this info to SEPM. For example as an filed in Computer Status log.
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