Types of tasks for Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component

Article:HOWTO63167  |  Created: 2011-12-15  |  Updated: 2011-12-15  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO63167
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Types of tasks for Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component

Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component includes several tasks. You can use tasks to manage your Symantec Endpoint Protection clients and to protect your environment against viruses and security risks.

Table: Tasks of Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component

Task

Description

Antivirus inventory

Creates an inventory of the antivirus software that is installed on the computers that you specify.

See Running an antivirus inventory.

Full Scan of viruses and security risks

Runs a full scan for viruses and security risks on the computers that you specify.

See Running a full scan for viruses and security risks.

Install Symantec Endpoint Protection client

Installs a new Symantec Endpoint Protection client on the computers that you specify

See Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection clients remotely.

Migrate computers to latest Symantec Endpoint Protection client

Stages a new Symantec Endpoint Protection client , then uninstalls the previous antivirus software. The task then installs a new Symantec Endpoint Protection client on the computers that you specify.

See Migrating computers to the latest Symantec Endpoint Protection client.

Power sensitive malware scanning

This power sensitive malware scanning job lets you turn on one or multiple systems with Wake-on-LAN and Intel vPro technologies. You can then update the content of Symantec Endpoint Protection clients and run a scan for viruses and security risks. The computers are then turned off after these tasks are completed.

See Using power sensitive malware scanning.

Quick scan of viruses and security risks

Runs a Quick Scan for viruses and security risks on the computers that you specify.

See Running a Quick Scan for viruses and security risks.

Remote SERT boot and repair

This task lets you boot a remote Intel AMT enabled client computer. The bootable image contains the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool (SERT) to repair the client computer.

See Using the remote SERT boot and repair task.

Repair Symantec Endpoint Protection client

Repairs the Symantec Endpoint Protection client on the computers that you specify.

See Repairing Symantec Endpoint Protection clients.

Uninstall antivirus

Uninstalls any existing antivirus software on the computers that you specify.

See Uninstalling antivirus software remotely.

Update content of Symantec Endpoint Protection client

Updates the Symantec Endpoint Protection client content on the computers that you specify.

See Updating the content of Symantec Endpoint Protection clients.

See About tasks for Endpoint Protection Integration Component


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