In certain environments, you may want to download updates from an internal Live Update server rather than obtain updates from the Internet source servers.
Live Update Administrator 2.x may be preferable in: If you configure sites on your network for replication from another site, you can configure content updates (for example, Virus and Spyware Definitions) in the database of the primary site to replicate as part of the database.
If a client is not receiving updates automatically, follow this process.
Overview This document will detail the recommended practice for configuring a 3rd party antivirus solution to update properly when Deep Freeze is protecting a workstation.
- Most of the time, I need to run Live Update repeatedly to get the latest executables and virus definition files.
The Endpoint Protection Manager then uses these definitions to distribute updates to clients.
About a month ago, the Virus Definition File version date stopped updating and hasn't updated since - 3/26/2012 rev. The automatic update has continued to run everyday, downloading the latest definitions, but not updating the version date in the client. Sometimes it downloads an update successfully and other times it says the virus definitions are up to date.
If I run it again after a successful download, it will always say it's up to date.
I don't think it is an issue of getting the virus definition. Well, first of all - this site is really not a substitute for the Symantec's techsupport.
If you have a support contract with them - I really suggest you contact them instead.