Use Rapid Release files in outbreak scenarios to combat new threats.
Symantec Security Response distributes content in and files.
The GUP technology in SEP allows administrators to designate client systems within the environment to distribute client definitions in a peer fashion.
This is to insure that definitions are available to the client even if GUPs are unavailable. To understand the bandwidth savings of using a GUP it is important to understand the amount of traffic generated by definitions updates.
These updates occur roughly three times a day on average.
While in the field we have seen clients use GUPs in different ways, the purpose of the GUPs was to reduce bandwidth requirements.
He has consulted for many Fortune 500 companies and assisted them with their security needs.
Use certified virus definitions, Network-Based Protection, or Behavior-Based Protection files to update content on the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager when it cannot access either the Internet or a Live Update Administrator (LUA) server.