Active Directory Permissions needed for Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange
Last Updated May 08, 2014
During the installation of Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange (SMSMSE) it is necessary to know which permissions are needed.
The following permissions are needed:
1. To install SMSMSE - Domain Administrator credentials are needed in order to create the SMSMSE Active Directory users needed.
2. To run the "Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange" service - a seperate service account is recommended. The service account / user account should NOT be a member of the Domain Admin group but should be a member of the Exchange´s Organization Management group and if possible have a mailbox.
Windows 2008 / 2012 Active Directory Exchange 2007 / 2010 / 2013 SMSMSE 6.5.x / 7.0.x / 7.5.x
Imported Document ID: TECH216453
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