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Symantec AV 10 Corporate not LiveUpdating

Had a few PCs in an older Symantec AntiVirus 10 Corporate environment that would update their Virus Definitions automatically. Having a quick hunt round managed to find the below on a forum post which did the trick, it would appear the local definitions on the clients had become corrupted. The second step looked to be […]

Symantec LiveUpdate doesn’t show SSR or BESR

I’m surprised this is still an issue as I remember stumbling across and originally reporting the error way back on the earlier versions of Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery. It seems to only persist on Windows Server 2008 R2 but here’s links to the fix. In short Symantec LiveUpdate doesn’t register or show Backup Exec […]

McAfee 8.7i On Access Scan Disabled after install

Having set up a new PC and installed McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 8.7i (with or without Patch 1) every so often on different setups we find that it fails to start and reports the On Access Scan / Buffer Protection and Access Protection components are disabled. This failure to start is after rebooting the PC once […]