Known Issues with Symantec Encryption Desktop and macOS 11/Big Sur

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Issue/Introduction

On a macOS Big Sur computer installed with Symantec Encryption Desktop and Symantec Endpoint Protection, the messaging function of Symantec Encryption Desktop may not work. 

 

Resolution

Symantec Development is aware of this issue and is currently working to resolve.  Please refer back to this article for updates, or contact support for more information.

 

The following are useful articles when working with macOS Big Sur and Symantec Encryption Desktop 10.5 MP1:

 

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