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Created: 02 Aug 2014 • Updated: 08 Sep 2014 | 7 comments
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Can unmanage client ptp/ntp will be update from internet?

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James007's picture

Yes,It's update for internet but not daily basic.

Symantec does not release daily PTP/NTP defination.

You can see latest NTP/PTP defination release date.

AJ_01's picture

Yes it can be update from internet.

Above link will show you all defintion date.

Latest PTP running

Behavior-Based Protection

  • Definitions Released: 7/29/2014
  • Extended Version: 7/18/2014 rev. 13



rohitsharma's picture

Thanks for prompt respons.

Any document where it mentuon?

AJ_01's picture

No document found.

One thread where you find the brian comment about release.



Manipillai's picture


I dont find same article for your question 

as ref 

About managed and unmanaged clients
Article URL

please check in this article "unamange clients Admin user to upgrade and where it will not update from console".

and if you click on live udpate in self manage system you can see that it try to connect to on the screen as you can confirm it connect to internet for updating defintions, 

Please check this link

where you can find the latest defintion released as you client will have the same date updated

I am sorry I tried for more than an hour could not find any direct article which email about the PTP and NTP How defintions get update for Self manage system.


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ᗺrian's picture

Yea, doesn't matter, will still get updated from the Internet just make sure you configure a schedule.

You can also manually update from here:

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