If I run it again after a successful download, it will always say it's up to date.
I don't think it is an issue of getting the virus definition. Well, first of all - this site is really not a substitute for the Symantec's techsupport.
The complete suite is a good fit for medium-sized businesses seeking a more comprehensive range of protection. The patches can be pushed enterprise-wide with ease. For an Enterprise protection software, that is the key selling point.
Make sure you review the benefits of upgrading to the latest version of SEP 12.1.x, and check out Symantec’s Help diagnostic tool to determine if your system meets the minimum requirements.
There are a lot of moving parts to admin work, so here is a list of Symantec’s guides to content revision configuration, server certificate updates, GPO, testing authentication, central deployment, Live Update, and clients with both SEP and Data Loss Prevention: If your users do not use a VPN, you should change the Live Update policy setting to use the default Symantec Live Update server – this allows remote clients to update any time they connect to the Internet.
According to Symantec, an upgrade to version 12.1.5 will take much longer than you expect (sorry).
It’s slow because the upgrade process converts all existing content to an optimized storage format, so plan for an extended upgrade time.
You also need to monitor security holes that can let a malicious user compromise each vendor’s online update and push software.
(Aside to vendors: Are you aware of any security flaws in your online update or push software?
In today’s patch-or-die world, online updates are fast becoming an industry standard.
Most major hardware and software players, including vendors of virus and spyware scanners, offer this technology.
This can cause users laptops to be blocked from our VPN until they manually push the update. Symantec SEP 14 is enriched with every possibility & aspects to protect Desktops & Laptops from Unnecessary malware programs. Document, Video & Library file Password write protection program. Protocol wise filtering process Bitcoin, Torrent & Pay Pal protocol.