You may turn off antivirus automatic updates at any time. If you do turn off automatic updates, your client machines are vulnerable to the latest security threats.


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By default, Endpoint Security Antivirus signatures library update task runs during startup and then every 6 hours while client machine is turned on.



In order to turn off the updates for the Antivirus, follow the steps listed below:

 

Log into the Cloud account and go to:

 

Filter Management à Overview à Edit policy à Endpoint à Antivirus

 

 

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Scheduling updates is a policy base setting so schedules have to be created per policy assignment.

 

Expand Update Settings.

 

Check Disable automatic updating under Scheduled Updates.

 



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It is recommended to turn on scheduled updates, if you disable automatic updates