Using the Symantec Endpoint Protection antivirus solution, users may encounter false positives, blocking and deleting files of regular software and computer games. Our guide will show you how to add exceptions.
An unmanageable Symantec Endpoint Protection client like other antiviruses can suddenly work on a program or game and delete it. Or even, block the frequently visited site. To prevent this from happening, ask exceptions in the settings.
It can be useful
Council. Make sure that your file, app, or online resource is safe, check the virus virus VirusTotal online and only then exclude from the scan.
How to add exceptions to Symantec Endpoint ProtectionOpen the antivirus, go to "Change Settings" and go to "Configure Settings" in front of the "Exceptions" clause.
Click "Add" and include exceptions:
- Security Risk Exceptions (Known Risk, File, Folder, Extension, or Website).
- SONAR Exceptions - Adding a folder.
- DNS or Hosts File Change Exception.
- Application Exceptions.
After that, the listed objects will not be checked, blocked or removed.