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What is the purpose of the ...\Protect\tools\sql SQL scripts?


Article ID: 159903


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Data Loss Prevention


For auditing purposes, a customer will request the purpose of scripts in the directory:

<drive>:\Program Files\Symantec\DataLossPrevention\EnforceServer\x.x.xxxx\Protect\tools\sql


  • ClearAdminLockout.sql - Used to unlock DLP Administrator account should it become locked due to multiple failed login attempts.
  • ClearSystemEvents.sql - This will clear all records from the systemevents table.  Systemevents table is used as a log by DLP to record system events for troubleshooting.  There is no ongoing provision for periodically clearing out this table.  It will grow and grow and grow.
  • ListAccountUserAction.sql - Audit report for user account changes.
  • ListUnsuccessfulLoginAttempts.sql - Audit report of failed login attempts.
  • ListUserSessions.sql - Audit report of user sessions.