Does Symantec Protection Engine (SPE) support LZMA2 compression?

Article:TECH208727  |  Created: 2013-07-18  |  Updated: 2013-07-18  |  Article URL
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You would like to know if Symantec Protection Engine (SPE) supports LZMA2 compression.


SPE will produce a scan error (error 41) when attempting to scan these files.

Please refer to TECH208726 for information on how these files are handled by earlier versions of Protection/Scan Engine prior to SPE 7.0.


SPE does not currently support LZMA2 compression.


Symantec Engineering is currently reviewing adding LZMA2 compression support in a future version of Protection Engine.  Please monitor this article for future updates.

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