Symantec endpoint protection update policy not updating
It is updated to version 11.0.7400 but the virus definitons stopped donloading on January 5 2015 When I check on the Home page at Virus Definitions Distribution it says Windows Latest Symantec Version 2015-01-19 rev. 019 In the Live Update log it says that everything is up-to-date Could it be that version 11 is not supported anymore?
Filed under: Symentec Related — Tags: Antivirus And Antispyware Protection, SEPM 11.0, Symantec Endpoin Protection. M]to protect our clients and servers from Virus / Spywares / and Network Threats.
This option is used by Endpoint Protection clients to download definition updates if they have not been able to download updates from another source.
This update method can be useful if there is a problem with your Configuration Manager infrastructure that prevents the delivery of updates.
This method can be useful when the client does not have connectivity to the Configuration Manager site or when you want users to be able to initiate definition updates.
I have a Symantec Corporate Edition 10.01 since 2006 and the definitions stopped updating the first week of July 2013.
This is done in the Configure Definition Update Sources dialog box when you create an antimalware policy.
You can configure Configuration Manager software updates to deliver definition updates to client computers.
For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 938947.
When you select to download definition updates from Microsoft Update, clients will check the Microsoft Update site at the interval defined in the Definition updates section of the antimalware policy dialog box.