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Symantec AntiVirus Threat Found in System Center

Posted on 2010-08-18
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We have Symantec AntiVirus on our Windows 2003 domain with Symantec System Center install on the DC and Symantec AntiVirus 10.0.0.1000 client install on the local machines.

In Symantec System Center a few machines are reporting Threat Found but when I do a scan on the machines there is no Threat found.

I can right click and clear the Threat message but after a while the message comes back

Any ideas?
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Question by:QGolden
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kgreeneit earned 500 total points
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you need to check what threat is reporting back on symantec's website and see if there are any extra steps needed to remove this threat

Here's a link to their Threat Centre:

http://www.symantec.com/business/security_response/threatexplorer/index.jsp

I would also recommend using a second anti virus program on at least one of the computers to see if that can remove the detected threat
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by:optoma
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Any details on the threat?type?Source?
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by:Sudeep Sharma
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It could be the Internet Cookies which generally remains after the users surf the net and comes back everyday since user browse everyday.

Just my guess

Sudeep
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by:QGolden
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You were correct there were others steps that need to be taken

http://www.symantec.com/business/security_response/threatexplorer/index.jsp

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