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'Symantec Tamper Protection Alert' error when anti-tampering functionality of Symantec products is activated

DESCRIPTION

DeviceLock Service gets logged as a threat to the Tamper Protection portion of Symantec products with the Event ID 45.

COMMENTS

The log records indicate that Symantec Antivirus / Endpoint Protection blocks access to its process, while DeviceLock tries to gain the access.

RECOMMENDATIONS

1. Ignore the message;
2. Disable DeviceLock Service;
3. Disable anti-tampering functionality of Symantec products;
4. Upgrade to the latest version of DeviceLock (at least, to 6.3 18159).