Symantec endpoint not updating virus definitions
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 about the Create Automatic Deployment Rule Wizard, see Operations and Maintenance for Software Updates in Configuration Manager.
If the database server is out of space or if the table used to store definitions has reached its quota, there will likely be error messages in the Windows Event Logs.
Technologies designed to block attacks just as they transition from the network cable or wireless network to the computer, before they have a chance to establish residency in a physical file on a user’s computer. Behavioral-based protection technology observes actively running threats on your computer and can terminate running programs if they exhibit malicious behaviors; this technology provides proactive protection from entirely new, previously unseen attacks.
Updated: September 14, 2015Applies To: System Center 2012 R2 Endpoint Protection, System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP2, System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection SP1, System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection, System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager SP1With Endpoint Protection in Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, you can use any of several available methods to keep antimalware definitions up to date on client computers in your hierarchy.
Symantec Endpoint Protection clients then download these updates from the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.
You can also update content on Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager with a file.For an example, please see Could not allocate space for object 'dbo.BINARY_FILE' in database 'SEM5' because the 'FG_CONTENT' filegroup is full.The information in this topic can help you to select and configure these methods.To update antimalware definitions, you can use one or more of the following methods: You can configure multiple definition update sources and control the order in which they are assessed and applied.