Deploying Anti-Virus definition updates is most commonly done through Fixlet messages in the Client Manager for Endpoint Protection Fixlet site.
Fixlet content in the site is updated frequently to help maintain current virus definition files across your network.
This issue can manifest in the following ways: The following is a list of the expected behaviors of affected Symantec software with default configurations.
If the settings for functionality such as alerts or notifications have been altered from the default values, it is possible that your experiences may vary from those below.
The latest ‘Proactive Threat Protection’ and ‘Network Threat Protection’ definitions were released in December 2009, and therefore will not show a January 2010 date.
The fix: release new definition updates, but keep the December 31, 2009 date.
Why are the Security Content dates for Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) and Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) not progressing beyond 12/31/09?
This document will be updated as soon as more information becomes available.
Once a solution is available it will be posted to Live Update, and SEPM/SPC will download and apply the update automatically.