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Endpoint Security is blocking System Information Reporter from restoring registry entries
Technical Articles ID:   KB86050
Last Modified:  8/6/2018

Environment

McAfee Endpoint Security (ENS) 10.x
McAfee System Information Reporter (SIR) 1.x

Problem

SIR is unable to restore registry entries in ENS-protected registries.

Cause

An ENS Self Protection rule is blocking the restore.

Solution

To resolve this issue, do one of the following: 
  • Connect to Arbitrary Access Control (AAC) and add the exceptional allow rule for regedit.
  • Do not use regedit, and update the application to make the registry changes directly.

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