Microsoft has released Hotfix Rollup 5 for Forefront Server Security Management Console
. This article contains information about how to obtain the hotfix rollup and about the issues that are fixed by the hotfix rollup.
New feature in the hotfix rollup: Kaspersky 8 Support
Forefront Server Security Management Console Hotfix Rollup 5 downloads and provides the Kaspersky 8 scan engine to any Forefront or Antigen installations in your environment that have the ability to utilize the Kaspersky 8 scan engine.
Issue fixed in Hotfix Rollup 5 for Forefront Server Security Management Console
The Forefront Server Security Management Console (FSSMC) does not generate an out-of-date engine report when run from the “View Report” panelProblem
The Forefront Server Security Management Console (FSSMC) does not generate an out-of-date engine report when run from the “View Report” panelSymptoms
An out-of-date engine report run from the “View Report” section of FSSMC will generate a blank report even when there are indeed out of date engines
If you have recently upgraded to Hotfix Rollup 2 for Forefront Security for Exchange (FSE) Service Pack 2, or to Hotfix Rollup 3 for Forefront Security for SharePoint (FSSP) Service Pack 3, you may be unable to update to the Kaspersky 8 engine version, or receive subsequent Kaspersky signature updates. If you are experiencing this issue, please apply the following appropriate hotfix:
Forefront Security for Exchange: KB 2420644
Forefront Security for SharePoint: KB 2422053
Hotfix rollup information
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix. Note
If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: Note
The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
How to install the hotfix rollup
To install the hotfix rollup, follow these steps:
- Run the installer. To do this, double-click the hotfix rollup executable file.
- After the installation is complete, and the FSSMC services are started, make sure that FSSMC is working correctly.
This hotfix rollup requires that the Forefront Server Security Management Console is installed.
Please confirm that your target servers receiving the Kaspersky 8 engine version are running the appropriate Forefront and/or Antigen versions as per the following FAQ on Kaspersky 8: Kaspersky 8 FAQ
This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct the issues that are listed in this article.
The English (United States) version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone
tab in the Date and Time
item in Control Panel.
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|File name||File version||File size||Date||Time||Platform|
|Data1.cab||Not Applicable||6,934,652||21-Aug-2010||05:28||Not Applicable|
|Eula.rtf||Not Applicable||136,432||10-Aug-2010||23:10||Not Applicable|
|Fssmc.msi||Not Applicable||965,120||21-Aug-2010||05:28||Not Applicable|
|Settings.ini||Not Applicable||122||10-Aug-2010||23:10||Not Applicable|
|Msxml6.msi||Not Applicable||1,521,152||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Data.tag||Not Applicable||109||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Data1.cab||Not Applicable||3,694,104||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Data1.hdr||Not Applicable||7,837||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Lang.dat||Not Applicable||23,541||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Layout.bin||Not Applicable||609||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Ocfile.ini||Not Applicable||439||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Os.dat||Not Applicable||450||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Setup.ini||Not Applicable||101||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Setup.ins||Not Applicable||71,817||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Setup.iss||Not Applicable||358||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Setup.jpg||Not Applicable||93,872||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|Setup.lid||Not Applicable||49||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|_inst32i.ex_||Not Applicable||296,674||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|_sys1.cab||Not Applicable||175,466||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|_sys1.hdr||Not Applicable||3,905||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|_user1.cab||Not Applicable||55,308||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
|_user1.hdr||Not Applicable||4,384||10-Aug-2010||23:11||Not Applicable|
Article ID: 2302023 - Last Review: October 8, 2010 - Revision: 4.0
- Microsoft Forefront Server Security Management Console