After installing Thales SafeNet Authentication Client 10.8 AKL and rebooting the Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) service will not start.
SEP 14.3 or higher
Conflict with IPS and SafeNet
Network-Based Protection (IPS) Signature 6/22/2022 Rev 071 and newer resolve this issue.
1. Update the IPS content with Intelligent Updater Security Center Download Detail (broadcom.com)
2. Disable SafeNET Injection and Anti-Key logging and the SafNET services and reboot, then allow the SEP client to update all of its signatures and engines. Then re-enable SafeNET.
3. Uninstall SafeNET, reboot, and allow the client to update all of its signatures and engines, then re-install SafeNET