PGP Desktop keeps too many sockets opened and blocks connection to server from Outlook

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Article ID: 157473

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Products

Symantec Products

Issue/Introduction

PGP Desktop keeps too many sockets opened and blocks connection to server from Outlook

 

Reached thread limit; there may be too many open connections
Socket select error: not a socket (-11092)
Receive error: not a socket (-11092)
Error closing client socket: 0x1F68
ProxyLib: connecting to server failed (error -11969)
Socket send error: connection not available (-11097)
POP proxy failed: not connected (-11969)

 

Resolution

Exiting Outlook and re-launching Outlook would workaround this issue with affected versions of PGP Desktop.

This was a known issue and is resolved in PGP Desktop 10.2.1 MP5 (Build 5033) and above.