Trying to install WSSA on a Windows 11 VM running on Parallels (on a MacBook Pro M1):
User keeps getting following error:
Service 'Symantec WSS Agent' (wssad) failed to start.
Verify that you have sufficient privileges to start system services
WSS Agent is not supported on Windows VM's on ARM (Windows VM's running on MacOS M1).
Note too that WSS Agent is not supported on the ARM architecture regardless of OS - it is only supported on Intel/AMD (x86-64) only.
MacBook Pro M1
Parallels for VM setup
Windows 11 VM on MacOS M1
Windows natively running on ARM processor
Install WSSA on supported platforms only, whether virtualised or not.