How does Symantec Protection Engine use Symantec Insight™
Symantec Protection Engine integrates the Symantec Insight™ technology and adapts it to cater to its various deployment scenarios. Symantec Protection Engine is preconfigured with different Insight threshold values for the following popular deployment methods:
Proxy/Web cache server
The Insight Threshold value depends upon the deployment method and the Insight Aggression Level.
Insight Scanning can work only if AV scanning is enabled in Symantec Protection Engine. If scanning is disabled in Symantec Protection Engine, the Insight feature is also disabled.
Symantec Protection Engine provides the following options to handle infected files that are detected by Symantec Insight™:
Log only: Generates a log entry of the infected files that are detected by Symantec Insight. This is the default option.
Block: Blocks the infected files that are detected by Symantec Insight and generates a log entry.
Delete: Deletes the infected files that are detected by Symantec Insight and generates a log entry.
Symantec Protection Engine quarantines the infected files that are detected by Symantec Insight. This option is enabled only if the Quarantine server is configured.
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