Symantec defs not updating

After upgrade to SEP 12.1 RU5, unexpected server error: "Latest full not found" Fix ID: 3646984 Symptom: Certain content definitions, such as CIDS signatures, do not update during Live Update for Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager due to the incorrect removal of the latest content definitions.

Solution: Updated Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager’s routines to appropriately manage latest and non-latest full definition content removal logic.

Fix ID: 3725146 Symptom: The processing of content events stops if an event has the wrong number of fields.

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Fix ID: 3632782 Symptom: With a Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 RU5 client that installs only Virus and Spyware Protection and Advanced Download Protection, Download Insight malfunctions on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 platforms, due to a missing component.

Solution: Updated the installer to correctly install all necessary Symantec Endpoint Protection kernel components when only the Virus and Spyware Protection and Advanced Download Protection options are chosen.

Fix ID: 3511712 Symptom: The Client Activity log displays messages indicating that a submission from Intrusion prevention failed.

Solution: Removed an older, obsolete server name from the Symantec Endpoint Protection client installation configuration file, which was causing the issue.

Fix ID: 3644812 Symptom: A device control policy to block printer devices actually results in blocking USB Hub devices as well.

Solution: Modified device control to only block the printer’s parent USB device.Fix ID: 3611350 Symptom: A Symantec Endpoint Protection component tries to connect to the external Symantec URL for Download Insight, ignoring proxy settings, if a connection to the proxy server fails for any reason.Solution: Updated behavior to appropriately honor proxy settings.Fix ID: 3620589 Symptom: The -p command-line option does not work when the password defined in the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager policy exceeds 15 characters.Solution: Changed the maximum accepted command-line password length to 256 characters.Fix ID: 3590578 Symptom: System freezes due to a deadlock in File System Auto-Protect driver after updating virus definitions.

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