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Rapid release & Certified release

Created: 13 Sep 2013 • Updated: 13 Sep 2013 | 4 comments
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Are the rapid release downloaded automatically on LUA/SEPM servers ? or is there a way to be sure to only download Certified released (once Rapid released are validated against false positive) ?


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Mithun Sanghavi's picture


Only Certified Definitions gets downloaded to the LUA & SEPM server.

The Rapid Release Defintions needs manual download and installations.

Download the RapidRelease Manually from the site provided below in .jdb format.

FTP link to RR defs, if needed:


Check these Articles to work on the steps provided below:

How to update definitions for Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) using a .jdb file

How to apply rapid release definitions to a Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) client.

Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Associate Security Architect


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pete_4u2002's picture

No, SEPM or LUA do not update/download Rapid release defiition.

SEPm and LUA only downloads certified definition.

Mick2009's picture

Hi Xtof,

If you think it would be a good enhancement for SEPM or LUA 2.x to download and use RR defs, please support these:

Add a rapid release button to the SEPM.

Liveupdate Administrator - Possibility to push rapid release definition

With thanks and best regards,