If a client is not receiving updates automatically, follow this process.
Symantec Endpoint Protection defends businesses from both malware and targeted attacks—protecting against new and unknown threats.
Pre-installation Steps Scan the computer in safe mode using the previous version of Symantec installed in your PC or AVG Anti-virus or any reliable antivirus tool from the web remove the viruses if any.
Make sure that your PC is free of virus before installing SEP; otherwise you will end up with post installation problems and difficulties with updates and system performance.
It also provides advanced threat prevention that protects endpoints from targeted attacks and attacks not seen before.
It includes turnkey, proactive technologies that automatically analyze application behaviors and network communications to detect and block suspicious activities, as well as administrative control features that allow you to deny specific device and application activities deemed as high risk for your organization.
Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager is installed on a computer that you want to host the management server software.
Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager communicates with the Symantec Endpoint Protection clients and is configured through the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager Console.Includes Proactive Threat scan, which does not rely on signatures.Single agent and single management console Provides antivirus, antispyware, firewall, IPS, device control, on a single agent all managed by a single management console.Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager Console lets you centrally manage the Symantec Endpoint Protection clients.From the console you can install clients, set and enforce a security policy, and monitor and report on the clients.(Last resort you can take back-up of important data and format & reinstall OS on your system and then do the antivirus installation.) Uninstall the previous version of installed Symantec (if any) through Control Panel including other antivirus tools if any. Updating the Installed Software Use the Update Link for Installing / Updating Symantec Endpoint Protection (only internal / inside campus LAN accessible) Post-installation settings Click here for help on verifying the post installation status of antivirus software and accessing the software features.