Restarting (stopping and then starting) the Symantec Anti Virus Server process can be used to manually initiate the update process if you do not want to wait.you can schedule to update the definitions with the latest file.Hi, Question for Symantec Corporate people with managed SCS 3.1.6 clients.(SSC used to manage the clients)Have any of you had issues with definitions not updating since the latest windows patches were released?Ta, This problem was caused by a setting in the registry.Before you begin: If you are using Norton Anti Virus Corporate Edition 7.x, some of these instructions will not work.
The registry setting HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Intel\LANDesk\Virus Protect6\Current Version\Product Control\Manage This Client was set to 1 by a parent server. We were 24 hours away from reinstalling SAV to 10k machines when we found this!
This batch file automatically downloads and extracts the latest file from a statically named executable (Navup8.exe), and copies the file to the appropriate location.
For more information, read the document How to automatically update Symantec Anti Virus Corporate Edition 8.x definitions without using Live Update.
And new Vulnerability Protection blocks security holes in your PC’s operating system, applications, browsers, and browser plug-ins to prevent hackers from exploiting them.
Before you begin: Per Symantec's Version Support Policy, Symantec Anti Virus Corporate Edition 8 and 9 have both entered the "inactive" phase.