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WMI Sensors for Endpoint Protection?



Appears that predefined WMI Sensors for Endpoint Protection cannot properly detect Symantec Endpoint Protection v12.1 and Windows Defender on Windows 8 with WMI, is that correct? Their state registers 'unknown' and status unavailable.

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Created on Jan 12, 2013 12:08:43 PM

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is this one and the same machine? We have a Windows 8 test machine, that only runs the Windows Defender and the sensor picks it up fine, shows: http://www.abload.de/img/prtgnetworkmonitorweb4vpzs.png which is correct on this machine.

best regards.

Created on Jan 14, 2013 12:21:04 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



Thanks for the reply; it was two separate Win8x64 workstations. I have reloaded the SEP client one one and manually downloaded Defender definition updates on the 2nd. The WMI queries are working perfectly both Defender and the SEP instances, I should have investigated further, thanks again.

Created on Jan 14, 2013 10:44:42 PM

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