RE: Virus Protection - "Check Status"

From: namniar (
Date: 09/30/04

Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2004 17:13:03 -0700

Great, just updated NIS. A whole wack of updates for NIS where downloaded
and ran. It seems Symantec addressed some issues. Now WinXP Security Centre
recognizes Norton Firewall and Antivirus (2004 anyway).



"namniar" wrote:

> When SP2 was first posted to the Windows Update site (end of August?) I ran
> the update no problem. During the SP2 setup it asked in some way or another
> if I wanted to retain NIS 2004 as the firewall and antivirus. So at that
> time the Security centre recognized NIS 2004 (firewall and antivirus). Last
> week after HDD problems I did a complete wipe and reload. Now SP2 does not
> recognize Norton firewall or antivirus and I had to set both to "not
> monitored"
> r.
> "Rahdia" wrote:
> >
> > >-----Original Message-----
> > >After having installed SP2 for XP I notice the Security
> > Alerts program in my
> > >tray seems to be receiving a unknown status message from
> > my Norton Antivirus
> > >software. I am not sure why this is happening since my
> > definitions and every
> > >other item in the Anti Virus program are up to date and
> > everything seems
> > >fine. Any help is appreciated.
> > >.
> > >You know I just posted a message about the samething i
> > don't know why ours is doing that but when you find out
> > could you please let me know and I will do the same.
> > Good Luck!
> >