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[Virus definitions out-of-date] notification is not triggered

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Article ID: 172517

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Products

Endpoint Protection

Issue/Introduction

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) and Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) is deployed in closed network where no internet connection exist. All SEP client is dark network client.

Virus definition for dark network client in SEPM is updated by LiveUpdate administrator (LUA) or Intelligent Update (IU) but  notification is not triggered even when condition is match.

Cause

SEPM uses the revision of virus definition for the standard client and SEPM does not meet the notification condition because the virus definition file for the standard client does not exist in SEPM or it is older than the definition for the dark network client than client.

Environment

SEP 14.x

Resolution

Install the latest virus definition for standard client by LUA or IU.