SNS ProTip for ePO: Reporting discrepancies for On-Access Scanner status

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    The McAfee Agent typically loads and collects properties before the On-Access Scanner (OAS) fully initializes on system startup. This can lead to discrepancies with how the OAS status is reported in ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) and the actual status on the endpoint. 


    For more detailed information on the cause and how to avoid these discrepancies, see KB84191 (


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