Symantec endpoint definitions not updating on manager

Traditional signature and heuristic file scanning engines form the backbone of Symantec’s security solutions; these engines use dozens of techniques to scan files for both known as well as unknown threats.

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.

Managed Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) clients do not update virus definitions.

These clients are configured to receive their updates from their Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM).

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.

The information in this topic can help you to select and configure these methods.

BINARY_FILE' in database 'SEM5' because the 'FG_CONTENT' filegroup is full.

Search the Window Event Logs for indications of trouble, and take any action necessary to correct it.

[Site: Site INCPLSEPAPP] [Server: INCPLSEPAPP] September 2, 2013 PM IST: No updates found for SONAR scan whitelist Win64 11.0.

[Site: Site INCPLSEPAPP] [Server: INCPLSEPAPP] September 2, 2013 PM IST: No updates found for Intrusion Prevention signatures Win64 11.0.

[Site: Site INCPLSEPAPP] [Server: INCPLSEPAPP] September 2, 2013 PM IST: No updates found for Centralized Reputation Settings 12.1 RU2.

[Site: Site INCPLSEPAPP] [Server: INCPLSEPAPP] September 2, 2013 PM IST: No updates found for SONAR scan engine Win32 11.0.

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.