Anti-Virus Agent Manual Update
The Anti-Virus Agent (AVA) can be automatically updated via the
Scheduler. This is the recommended way to update the AVA. In certain cases, the
Scheduler event may not occur and you may need to manually update the AVA files.
Updating AVA for SurfControl E-mail Filter
This procedure applies to SurfControl E-mail Filter v4.6, v4.7,
Download the Anti-Virus Agent update (dat.zip) on to the same
machine as SurfControl E-mail Filter, using the link below.
Stop the Rules Service.
Extract scan.dat, internet.dat, names.dat, and clean.dat from
the downloaded zip file and save in the AVA Data directory under the
SurfControl E-mail Filter program folder. This will overwrite the previous
files with the same filename.
Restart Rules Service.
The Anti-Virus Agent update is now installed and will be used
in rules. A confirmation of a successful file upload will appear in the
Monitor. Example: AVA Engine Initialized... Engine Version x.x.xx - Driver
Version yyyy - Known Viruses: ######
Anti-Virus Agent Update File Now]