Blue screen crash with STOP Error 0x8E after installing Symantec Endpoint Protection
Last Updated October 02, 2013
Windows 2003 Servers crash after installing Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 11.x or 12.1.x with a BugCheck 8E error. The memory dump seems to indicate that SymEvent.sys, a Symantec Driver is involved in the crash.
The Faulting Instruction Pointer (FAULTING_IP) points towin32k!xxxRedrawWindow+4c
Debugging tools for Windows will show the following errors:
Debugging tools for Windows Crashdump analysis will show Registers and Stack output such as the below: