This article provides information on how to disable System Integrity Protection when using Dell Encryption Enterprise for Mac (formerly Dell Data Protection | Enterprsie Edition for Mac) dell volume encryption (DVE)
Dell Data Protection | Enterprise Edition for Mac
Dell Encryption Enterprise Mac
10.11.X (El Capitan) and later
Apple introduced System Integrity Protection (SIP) in 10.11.X (El Capitan) to protect system processes, files and folders from being modified or tampered with by other processes. More information on SIP can be found at: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204899
SIP prevents Dell Encryption Enterprise for Mac from wrapping volumes utilizing Dell volume encryption (DVE) technology.
SIP must be temporarily disabled to allow DVE to wrap the drive.
For additional support, US based customer can call Dell Data Security ProSupport at: 877.459.7304 Ext. 4310039 or you may also contact us via the Chat Portal. For support outside the US, reference ProSupport’s International Contact Numbers list. Visit the Dell Security Community Forum to get insights from other community members and additional resources to help you manage your environment.
Article ID: SLN299063
Last Date Modified: 09/19/2017 12:09 PM