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idea comment 15 May 2017
new idea 08 May 2017
According to notes from support case 11933611 which I recently opened, "Once Patch Management finds out that an update is superseded it will not target any computers to install the patch on even if it is enabled." This means we can not test bulletins for one month while still deploying the previous months' bulletins, since the previous month stops getting installed as soon as new bulletins ...
new idea 02 May 2017
When a certiifcate request is generated by SMG, it doesn't allow for a FQDN in the Subject Alternative Name. When a certificate is used by an internal CA it is not trusted by Chrome version 58 or higher. The work around is to make Chrome ignore this security feature, meaning Chrome is less secure that it could be. In Chrome 58 if you get the error NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID you need to ...
new idea 26 Apr 2017
We have a SIEM in place and require to build use case for compliance purpose we require the client version field for it. On creating external logging and monitoring all the logs files created none of the logs carried the client version details
updated discussion 21 Apr 2017
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updated discussion 03 Apr 2017
I have the following code.If the scanFile throws an exception, the fileForScan cannot be deleted as the resource is locked. Does the scanFile not release the resource if an exception is caught.                     req = sem.createStreamScanRequest(fileForScan, scanFileOriginName, output, scPolicy);    ...
updated discussion 17 Mar 2017
Hello guys, I'm new with Symantec EPP and I have some doubts about the flags. I have to select through a flag a folder where load the instances on the EPP principal console; basically I need documentation about flags in order to select the targer folder. Thanks in advance.
updated discussion 15 Mar 2017
Good day! I would like to know what is Apache Struts, what is the use of this on VIP Enterprise Gateway and how would I know the current version of my apache struts. Thanks and regards.
updated article 07 Sep 2016
What is this? The Administrator Software Development Kit (ASDK) is a set of application programming interfaces (APIs) that access the functionality of Notification Server (NS), Site Servers (previously called Task Servers), and various NS solutions. What I have built here is a PowerShell module that maps out the various web services provided by the ASDK for the following ...
updated article 03 May 2016
  Using the Keystone deployments on Openshift PAAS cluster we have produced some performance figures that could prove useful in determinig the best configuration to use in production environments. For this, we have considered both pki and fernet tokens, running under Apache httpd or built-in eventlet server, using unconstrained cpu/memory resources.   The performance figures we ...
updated article 19 Nov 2014
Introduction Python is great for rapid development and we use a lot of it. We also use Pycharm as an IDE and its pretty neat for python development. However its not as evolved as eclipse so sometimes when pycharm has to be used in a large enterprise shop where we need to branch between different generations of the code base it gets hard to maintain your configurations.  General rule of ...
article comment 09 Oct 2014
updated article 06 Mar 2013
Background Splunk is a popular tool used by many companies to enable monitoring and log aggregation. It's also really useful for performing data analytics leveraging the big data capabilities to extract a lot more information than what was possible before especially in a distributed setup where extracting data from end points could be trivial but being able to correlate all this data ...
updated article 06 Mar 2013
EDDA Development Environment Setup This document would go over the details of setting up an open source cloud management platform, EDDA which is maintained and used by Netflix for their cloud service orchestration. There are 3 main components to EDDA: ·        MongoDB framework for storing AWS component information. We will see how to set this up as a ...
updated blog entry 01 Nov 2016
The Symantec team gave 3 successful presentations at the OpenStack Ocata summit. There was lots of interest in how we are building a cloud platform that will seamlessly and securely merge public and private clouds! Check out the videos of our talks: Are Your Images Golden, Gilded, or Tarnished? Know What's in Your Glance Store. Nailing Your Next OpenStack Job Interview Sleep Better at Night- ...
updated blog entry 12 Oct 2016
If you use Keystone Domains in your cloud, chances are people have asked why Domain Admins can't manage projects under their domains via Horizon. Domain and project management in Horizon for Domain Admins will be available in the Mitaka release, and this post explains how to use it with a simple DevStack setup. This post assumes you already have working knowledge of Horizon and Keystone. The ...
updated blog entry 29 Jun 2016
Symantec and our Mirantis colleagues gave several presentations at the OpenStack Newton Summit in Austin. See the videos below and let us know what comments and questions you have! Ansible, beyond playbooks & openstack deployments   Customer Happiness as a Metric   Openstack Components as Containerized MicroServices   Creating a Hybrid Cloud - Openstack + Public Cloud ...
new blog entry 09 Apr 2016
Some of you may have heard that Microsoft has added Bash support in the latest Insider Build of Windows 10. https://blogs.windows.com/buildingapps/2016/03/30/run-bash-on-ubuntu-on-windows/ Yes, that's right. Ubuntu built in within Windows 10! A few years ago, Microsoft would laugh if you asked them to add it on Windows. But it would appear they are serious this time. It also shows that ...
updated blog entry 17 Jul 2015
We played around with different tools to benchmark our LBaaS (Haproxy) performance, few of them being Tsung, iperf, ab, etc. After some discussion and investigation, we boiled down to providing 2 metrics to our customers for LBaaS: Requests/second Throughput To get optimal performance off our apache servers and LBaaS, we did some TCP optimizations on apache server and the hypervisor where ...
new blog entry 03 Jun 2015
Symantec team has just returned from another terrific experience of OpenStack summit - this time in Vancouver. Check out our awesome SYMC talks on YouTube: Building an Open * Community @ Symantec - by David T Lin and Priti Desai From One to Many - Growing your Swift Deployment to Multi-Region, Multi-Policy, Multi-Petabyte - by Paul Burke and and Jonathan Brown One ...
updated download 12 Apr 2017
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updated download 17 Feb 2017
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updated download 11 Jul 2016
pfring 6.2.0
updated download 01 Jun 2016
Norton Bootable Recovery Tool 2016.1
updated download 19 Apr 2016
Control Compliance Suite (CCS) 11.5 
updated download 08 Mar 2016
Control Compliance Suite 11.0 (CCS)
updated download 29 Feb 2016
Symantec Protection Engine - 7.8
updated download 22 Feb 2016
Ghost Solution Suite v3.0
updated download 02 Nov 2015
Please find the latest version of JSON derived from EasyList at this location: https://github.com/Symantec/Sacagawea
idea comment 15 May 2017
new idea 08 May 2017
According to notes from support case 11933611 which I recently opened, "Once Patch Management finds out that an update is superseded it will not target any computers to install the patch on even if it is enabled." This means we can not test bulletins for one month while still deploying the previous months' bulletins, since the previous month stops getting installed as soon as new bulletins ...
new idea 02 May 2017
When a certiifcate request is generated by SMG, it doesn't allow for a FQDN in the Subject Alternative Name. When a certificate is used by an internal CA it is not trusted by Chrome version 58 or higher. The work around is to make Chrome ignore this security feature, meaning Chrome is less secure that it could be. In Chrome 58 if you get the error NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID you need to ...
new idea 26 Apr 2017
We have a SIEM in place and require to build use case for compliance purpose we require the client version field for it. On creating external logging and monitoring all the logs files created none of the logs carried the client version details
new idea 19 Apr 2017
Hi Team,       You guys are doing great job but missing some small issues,            1. In copy right page it is still showing 1991-2016 only it is suppose to be 1991-2017            2. SEP 14 GUI looks some what streched when compare to SEP ...
new idea 10 Apr 2017
Hello,  I was working with the SEPM 14 Web API, and I found that there is no function to obtain the virus definitions per agent. There is a function to obtain the amount of agents that have a certain definition, but it doesn’t specify which agent. I would like the API to have a function that gives the agents information about the  virus definitions version. Especially if ...
updated idea 06 Apr 2017
kindly note that there is no acount lockout policy in Symantec Messanging Gateway , below are the missing settings: 1. Account lockout duration 2. Account lockout threshold Account lockout threshold reduces the likelihood that an online password brute force attack will be successful. Account lockout duration reduces denial of service (DoS) condition from being created. your support is ...
updated idea 29 Mar 2017
Refer to our concern, Please be informed that we cannot restrict Data Transfer and allow the mobile to be charged only since there is no feasibility to block the Data Transfer merely from Mobile to PC and vice versa. We at KJO have requirement to allow to charge the mobile but block the data transfer from mobile to pc and vice versa. However, we are escalating this on-demand ...
new idea 23 Mar 2017
This is regarding USB access to users, presently we are providing USB access manually to users by moving restricted group to allowed group, once the given time period is over again we need to move clients from  USB allowed group to restricted, for this we need to maintain daily check list. We required scheduled feature in Symantec to provide USB access and it is very much required for ...
updated idea 20 Mar 2017
Dear Development Team; We have been looking at deploying the SESC, however, when we found out that it doesn't support exchange online environment or even Hyprid setup like what we have we postponed our plans. Can you advise if you are looking at improving the product to support Exchange online/Office 365? Thanks and best regards;
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