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Does SEP scan password protected Macros?

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Article ID: 227310

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Endpoint Protection

Issue/Introduction

Is SEP capable of scanning password protected Macros and integrate with Microsoft "Antivirus API Reference for Office" ? 

Cause

currently SEP does not scan password encrypted Macros in Office documents. 

Environment

SEP 14

Resolution

the behavior is by design. If something about this will change in the future this document will be updated accordingly.