You want to know how to update your virus definitions.
Before you begin: If you are using an earlier version of Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition, read the following document:
TECH100047 - How to update virus definitions for Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition 8.x and 9.x.
There are four methods for updating virus definitions:
Read the following descriptions, and choose a method or combination of methods that works best for your environment.
You can schedule LiveUpdate 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 AntiVirus.
The LiveUpdate Administration Utility 1.x and LiveUpdate Administrator 2.x
On very large or widely distributed networks, it may be desirable to create an internal server and have clients use LiveUpdate to retrieve updates from that server, rather than using the VDTM. Symantec offers two distinct products for downloading and distributing LiveUpdate content on an internal network.
For information on determining whether the legacy LiveUpdate Administration Utility 1.x (LUAU 1.x) is necessary, and instructions for its implementation, read:
TECH98930 - How to configure the LiveUpdate Administration Utility
For information on the more recent release, LiveUpdate Administrator 2.x (LUA 2.x), please read:
TECH102701 - Installing and configuring LiveUpdate Administrator 2.x
To find the Symantec AntiVirus program folder on a Symantec AntiVirus or Symantec Client Security server
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