Violation IDs for violations detected by Symantec Protection Engine 7.0.x and 7.5.x


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Protection Engine for Cloud Services Protection Engine for NAS




This article describes the Symantec Protection Engine “Violation ID“ values, which are visible in the scan results of Symantec Protection Engine 7.0.x and 7.5.x.

After scanning, if Symantec Protection Engine detects any violation, it generates violation IDs corresponding to the type of violation that is found.

The following table describes the list of these violation IDs returned by Symantec Protection Engine 7.0.x and 7.5.x:

Violation Type

Violation ID

Malformed container violation


Encrypted container violation


Container size violation


Container extract time violation


Container depth violation


File Size violation


Mail Domain Blocked violation


Mail Subject Blocked violation


File Name violation


Partial MIME Violation