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Message 1 of 4

Update(s) to Security Center & Products

No technical problem here, just a search for information. In addition to the daily "DAT" updates, I occasionally receive updates that affect Security Center, Personal Firewall, etc. Invariably, these updates require a re-boot. I have two (2) concerns. First, I would like to have more control over the timing of these updates. And second (and more important), is any documentation (even a simple ".txt" file) available/provided to detail which components were updated, why and what for the problems the update(s) were targeted.

I can see the updated version(s) on the "About" panel. I would like to tie this to some reasons(s) more specific than the message that components were updated, and a re-start is needed.

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Message 2 of 4

RE: Update(s) to Security Center & Products

Hi, unfortunately they don't even tell us what the updates comprise of and the log files are difficult to read for us non-staff.

You can control updates however. Double-click the taskbar icon to open SecurityCenter
Click Advanced Menu (bottom left)
Click Configure (left)
With SecurityCenter highlighted at top left
Click Advanced (right)
Click Update Options (left)
You can modify settings over at the right.
Message 3 of 4

RE: Update(s) to Security Center & Products

Spot on! I re-configured to download and inform me of updates. I do hope that some brief description of the update reasons (such as "security", problem fixes, etc) might be forthcoming in the future.

Thanks again.
Message 4 of 4

RE: Update(s) to Security Center & Products

We've asked for it amongst many other things people would like to see, but it's obviously not high on the list of priorities.
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