Updating virus definitions for symantec antivirus corporate edition 10 x

The Live Update Administration Utility On very large or widely distributed networks, it may be desirable to create an internal server and have clients use Live Update to retrieve updates from that server, rather than using the VDTM.For information on how to determine whether the Live Update Administration Utility is necessary, and for instructions for its implementation, read the document How to configure the Live Update Administration Utility.Before you begin: If you are using an earlier version of Symantec Anti Virus Corporate Edition, read the following document: TECH100047 - How to update virus definitions for Symantec Anti Virus Corporate Edition 8.x and 9.x.

Norton Antivirus Corporate Edition (NAVCE) detects viruses by comparing files that are being scanned against these virus definition files.Therefore, in order to protect a system, the virus definition files must always be kept current.The next step in the process is to decide how to obtain the files, how to update the client computers within a corporate environment, and how often to perform these updates.You can run Live Update from the Symantec System Center, or within Symantec Anti Virus.To run Live Update from the Symantec System Center Console Scheduling Live Update You can schedule Live Update to run periodically, either from the Virus Definition Manager within the Symantec System Center, or by clicking File and then Schedule Updates from within Symantec Anti Virus.

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