Does Backup Exec System Recovery (BESR) 2010 or Symantec System Recovery (SSR) 2011/2013 work with PGP Encryption software?
You can back up a PGP-encrypted volume without any issue. However, while recovering a PGP-encrypted system volume a manual workaround (mentioned below) is required.
Consider the following points while backing up or restoring PGP-encrypted volumes:
To restore a computer with PGP-encryption, after you boot your computer using the Symantec Recovery Disk CD/DVD and restore your primary drive, you must rewrite the Master Boot Record (MBR) after the restore and before rebooting.
You can do so by performing the following steps: