Jabber to Jabber Calls and Symantec Host IDS (HIDS)
Jabber to Jabber calls can trigger errors in Symantec HIDS.
Symantec HIDS has a rule that disables connections from internet-based servers if it receives 5 connection requests from the same internet-based server within 200 seconds. For example, 3 Jabber to Jabber calls within 200 seconds will trigger Symantec HIDS. When this happens, ongoing Jabber to Jabber calls are dropped and Jabber to Jabber calls are disabled for 600 seconds.
To avoid this scenario, you must add Cisco Jabber to the Symantec exception list. This behavior is documented in CSCuw32007.
Cisco Jabber displays pop-up reminders for Cisco WebEx meetings only. Reminders for non-Cisco WebEx meetings are not displayed.
If the URL for a WebEx meeting is changed (for example, by URL filter software), attempts to join the meeting from the meeting reminder or from the Meetings tab fail. This behavior is documented in CSCux03658.
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