Do SIM (Symantec Installation Manager) and SMP (Symantec Management Platform) support FIPS ( Federal Information Processing Standard) enabled?
The short answer is SIM and SMP products cannot be installed or run when FIPS enforcement is turned on in Windows.
In order to resolve this, the following 2 registry settings must be set to a value of 0 to disable system cryptography:
TECH126936 "Getting "Fatal exception" error when running Symantec Installation Manager"
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