Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.x
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Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.x

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Article summary

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.x manages events, policies, and registration for the client computers that connect to customer networks.

This page describes how to connect Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.x deployments. To connect Symantec Endpoint Protection 14.x, see Symantec Endpoint Protection 14.x.

Types of Assets Fetched

This adapter fetches the following types of assets:

  • Devices

Adapter Parameters

  1. MSSQL Server (required) - The DNS / IP Address of the Microsoft SQL Server your Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.x instance is using.
    • To use a specific named instance, the value supplied should be in the following format: {server_host}\{instance_name}.
    • If no instance is supplied, the default instance will be used.
  2. Port (optional, default: 1433) - The port used for the connection.
  3. Database (required) - The name of the database inside the SQL Server (Usually starts with "CM_").
  4. User Name (required) - A user name with read-only permissions .
    Important Notes:
  5. Password (required) - The user's password. The password must not include ";".


Configuring Symantec Endpoint Protection Advanced Settings


Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection, refer to ​Advanced Configuration for Adapters

To configure the Symantec Endpoint Protection adapter advanced settings, open the Symantec Endpoint Protection adapter page, click Advanced Settings, and then click the Symantec Configuration tab:

  • SQL pagination (required, default: 1000) - Set the number of results per page received for a given SQL query, to gain better control of the performance of all connections for this adapter.



For details on general advanced settings under the Adapter Configuration tab, see Adapter Advanced Settings.

Required Ports

Axonius must be able to communicate with the MSSQL Server via the following ports:

  • Microsoft SQL Server discovery port - 1433.
  • The specific port for the supplied named instance, if relevant.


  • "Login failed" - If you are using a domain user, in the User Name field, specify the domain and the user name in the following format: domain\username.

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