How to create an application exception in the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager
Last Updated June 06, 2019
Follow the instructions below to create an application exception to prevent Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) clients from scanning a specific application. This will prevent a particular application from being scanned or detected by SEP. This process is done in two steps. First, a SEP clients must "learn" the application (find its "fingerprint", also know as a hash), then secondly, the application must be excluded from scanning, using that fingerprint.