Symantec Scan Engine (SSE) can download contents from internet-based source servers or from an internal LiveUpdate server (either the legacy LiveUpdate Administration Utility 1.x or the recommended current tool, LiveUpdate Administrator 2.x).
How can SSE be configured to point to an Internal LiveUpdate server to receive updates?
1. It is necessary to configure the internal LiveUpdate server to retrieve virus definition for Symantec Scan Engine.
The "Post-Installation task" section on the LiveUpdate Administrator Guide's covers the steps required on how to:
2. There is a need to configure Symantec Scan Engine to retrieve updates from an internal LiveUpdate server (LUAU 1.5 or LUA 2.x) on the the local network.
This is done by editing the LiveUpdate configuration file.
By default the LiveUpdate configuration file is located as follows:
How to edit the liveupdate.conf: