Enabling Symantec Insight™ in Symantec Protection Engine
This topic explains the options that are configured using the Core server with user interface mode. to work with the Core server only mode.
You must have a valid Insight scanning license to scan for threats and to update Insight feeds.
Symantec Protection Engine also gives you an option to quarantine threats. You can quarantine threats if you have configured the Quarantine server in Symantec Protection Engine.
If Insight is enabled then all main categories (including security risks, advanced heuristics) are enabled by default in Symantec Protection Engine irrespective of whether Security Risks and Advanced heuristics scanning policy for Antivirus scanning is disabled or enabled.
To enable Symantec Insight™ in Symantec Protection Engine
In the console on the primary navigation bar, click Policies.
In the sidebar under Views, click Insight.
In the content area under Insight Policies, select the Enable reputation-based Protection (Insight) check box.
The Enable reputation-based Protection (Insight) check box is enabled for selection only if the Enable virus scanning check box under Scanning is selected.
Select one of the following options:
Log only: Generates a log entry for the files that are detected by Symantec Insight
Block: Blocks the files that are detected by Symantec Insight and generates a log entry
Delete: Deletes the files that are detected by Symantec Insight files and generates a log entry
Select the Quarantine Threats check box.
The Quarantine Threats option is available only if the Enable Reputation-based Protection (Insight) check box is enabled and the Quarantine server is configured in Symantec Protection Engine.
On the toolbar, select one of the following options:
Saves your changes.
Use this option to continue making changes in the console until you are ready to apply them.
Applies your changes.
Your changes are not implemented until you apply them.