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AjinBabu | 15 Mar 2013 | 1 comment

HI All

Good Day ..

Must Disable the Tace on SEPM because it is a known problem with SEP. usually auditing people will find the following on environment.

Error

Error:"Trace method must be disabled, port 8014"

Environment

SEP Version: SEP 12.1
Server Operating System: Windows Server 2008 R2- Standard Edition
 

Cause

- How to disable the Trace?

Solution

- Go to C:\Program Files\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager\apache\conf folder

- Open httpd.conf in notepad and add "TraceEnable off" in the file and save the file.

- It will turn off the Trace.

- Restart the Apache web server and SEPM services from services.msc

As per tech Article TECH173154

 

Regards

Ajin

Kari Ann | 12 Mar 2013 | 2 comments

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The Symantec Endpoint Protection Team is conducting customer research through a simple survey. In less than 2 minutes, share your thoughts on SEP 11 verses SEP 12, hepful resources, and provide the product team perspective on your IT security challenges. 

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Kari Ann | 07 Mar 2013 | 1 comment

Today's sophisticated threats require a security solution equipped with multiple layers of protection to keep your business secure. Symantec hosted a webcast on “Stop 64% More Malware Today” on Wednesday, February 06, 2013 that discussed the threat magnitude and how to stop more malware with resources you already have, as well as how to mitigate risk without sacrificing performance.

The following are answers to the additional questions raised in this webcast. To view a recording of the webcast, click here.

What’s New?

Q: What was featured in this webcast?

Antivirus only is NOT enough. Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 contains five layers of protection—Firewall and Intrusion Protection, Antivirus, Insight, SONAR, and Power Eraser for unrivaled security in both physical and virtual environments.

Software Updates

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Pamela Reese | 27 Feb 2013 | 3 comments

SC Magazine hosts an annual awards dinner at the RSA Conference where they honor the information security industry’s most effective solutions, addressing the biggest security challenges facing organizations. Symantec earned 3 SC Awards on February 26, 2013:

Hundreds of vendors who offer a product for the commercial, government, educational, nonprofit or...

SebastianZ | 26 Feb 2013 | 0 comments

Release Notes for SEP 11.x reaching back to SEP 11 RU5 - PDF documents for download.

The fix notes are based on the Article: http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH103087 - here split into .pdf documents separate for each SEP Revision. Easy to find, easy to browse.

Additionaly some of the Best Practices, Installation-Client-Administration Guides for 11.x - as found on the Installation media from SEP 11 RU6 till RU7 MP3 - documents are in version 11.00.06.00.00.

I will try to add some more documentation in the future as well keep it up to date with next SEP 11.x Releases.

Sumit G | 17 Feb 2013 | 0 comments

 

Hi Friends,

In this blog i have added some Articles which can help to guide about firewall policy.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager - Firewall - Policies explained

 

Article:TECH104433

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Created: 2008-01-20

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Updated: 2010-11-30

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Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH104433

How a firewall works

 

Article:HOWTO55054

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Created: 2011-06-29

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Updated: 2011-12-17

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kishorilal1986 | 17 Feb 2013 | 1 comment

Dear All,

As day by day security threat are increasing  and u need to more proactive approach to find latest details and make security tighten. As hackers group are continously working to break out security measures but at the same time organization spending lots of resource and money to make bussiness smooth and secure.

I think this is not just spending the money on IT security and having securty experts. makes u secure by implementing the security solutions. It is equally important to you how intellegently and smartly you take care each sides of security threats and configure it accordingly.

Please also read below threads for getting updates on some recent security threats

 

  • Shamoon virus targets energy sector infrastructure

           ...

Sumit G | 11 Feb 2013 | 0 comments

Here are the Best Practices and Troubleshooting articles which are related to GUP.

Group Update Provider: Sizing and Scaling Guidelines

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH95353

Best Practices with Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) Group Update Providers (GUP)

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH93813

Configuring the Group Update Provider (GUP) in Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 RU5

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH96419&locale=en_US

Guide to create the GUP...

Sumit G | 11 Feb 2013 | 1 comment

In this Blog, I have mentioned the number of articles links which can help and guide about ADC policy.

 

Best Practices for Deploying Symantec Endpoint Protection's Application and Device Control Policies

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH145973

 

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager - Application and Device Control - Policies explained

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH104431

 

White Paper on Application and Device Control

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/ADC/Configuring_Application_Control_1.1.pdf

 

How to configure Application Control in Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 : Configuring Application Control Policies

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Sumit G | 09 Feb 2013 | 0 comments

Hi Friends,

In this blog i have added some Troubleshooting Articles which can help for Client level Diagnose

 

Proactive Threat Protection definitions will not update, showing "Waiting for updates" or initial install definitions
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH171458

PTP Services is not working in SEP
https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/downloads/ptp-services-not-working-sep

Proactive Threat Protection in a Symantec Endpoint Protection client is disabled in client user interface and "Event ID 74 TruScan has generated an error: code 14: description: CAL Failure" shows in the Windows Application log
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH106159

 
Proactive Threat Protection is not...