About LiveUpdate rule updates
jlustats.xml is a self-explanatory file that provides information about the antivirus ruleset that is updated. You may want to view this file to verify rule status for stand-alone Scanners.
A single entry in the file appears as follows:
<RULEUPDATE ruletype="av" lastupdate="YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss"
last-modified-date=" YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss" lastupdate-version="YYYY-MM-DD"
retries-since-last-good-update="THE NUMBER OF ATTEMPTS" />
The RULEUPDATE attributes are described as follows:
Type of the rule that is updated.
The date and the time when the antivirus rule set was last downloaded. Date and time are given in UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).
Status of the last downloaded antivirus ruleset. A status can be In-progress, Success, Failed, or Waiting.
Status of the current antivirus ruleset download.
A status can be In-progress, Success, Failed, or Waiting.
The date when Symantec Security Response changed the ruleset. Date and time are given in UTC.
The version of the last downloaded antivirus ruleset. A version is the date when Symantec Security Response released the ruleset.
For example, lastupdate-version="2011-9-15"
The revision of the last downloaded antivirus ruleset. A revision is the number of the ruleset version.
For example, lastupdate-revision="33"
The file name of the ruleset that was last downloaded.
The latest successfully downloaded antivirus ruleset.
The number of attempts made to download the antivirus ruleset since last successful download.
See About updating virus definitions.