Quick URT Guide
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Quick URT Guide


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Data Loss Prevention Data Loss Prevention Core Package Data Loss Prevention Enforce Data Loss Prevention Discover Suite Data Loss Prevention Endpoint Suite Data Loss Prevention Enterprise Suite Data Loss Prevention Plus Suite


This is a Quick Upgrade guide for the UpgradeReadinessTool (URT)

For the full "DLP Quick Upgrade Guide" please visit the following link: DLP Quick Upgrade Guide




Running the URT is a core component of upgrading Data Loss Prevention


Note: Username and Passwords provided below are for example only, choose your own values to match your company requirements.

Download Installers: https://support.broadcom.com/group/ecx/downloads
URT Installer: Symantec_DLP_Update_Readiness_Tool-January2023.zip
     ** As a general rule, you should always download the latest version of the URT that is currently available.
     ** Make sure your JAVA_HOME environment variable is set
          Create the Environment Variables:
               Environment Variables Quick Install Guide for Windows
               Environment Variables Quick Install Guide for Linux

Run the UpgradeReadinessTool
     1. Download and Extract the URT
          Windows Target Path for Extraction: C:\Program Files\Symantec\DataLossPrevention\EnforceServer\<version>\Protect\Migrator\URT
          Linux Target Path for Extraction: /opt/Symantec/DataLossPrevention/EnforceServer/<version>/Protect/Migrator/URT
     2. Open CMD (administrator)
     3. Change directory to the "\URT\Script" directory for Windows...
          CD C:\Program Files\Symantec\DataLossPrevention\EnforceServer\<version>\Protect\Migrator\URT\Script
               or for Linux...
          CD /opt/Symantec/DataLossPrevention/EnforceServer/<version>/Protect/Migrator/URT/Script
     4. Open SQLPlus
          sqlplus /nolog
     5. Run the following script (this creates a NEW user for the URT)
          UpgradeReadinessUser: protectupgrade
          UpgradeReadinessPass: protectupgrade
          SID: protect
     6. Log into SQL as SYSDBA
          sqlplus sys@protect as sysdba
     7. Run the Grant Commands to Grant permissions to the [Schema User]
          GRANT READ,WRITE ON directory DATA_PUMP_DIR TO protect;
          GRANT SELECT ON dba_registry_history TO protect;
          GRANT SELECT ON dba_temp_free_space TO protect;
     8. Run the UpgradeReadinessTool
          java UpdateReadinessTool
          Enter Database Username (protect)
          Enter Database Password (protect)
          Enter Database Readiness User (protectupgrade)
          Enter Database Readiness Pass (protectupgrade)
          Enter the Oracle SID (protect)
     9. Check the logs to confirm it was successful
          Windows: C:\Program Files\Symantec\DataLossPrevention\EnforceServer\<version>\Protect\Migrator\output
          Linux: /opt/Symantec/DataLossPrevention/EnforceServer/<version>/Protect/Migrator/output
          Filename: upgradeReadinessTool-v<DLPVersion>_<year>_<month>_<day>-<time>-details.txt
          ** Always review the file flagged with "-details", this file contains the full URT results.