Error message when you use Microsoft Forefront Server Security Management Console to update the scan engines: "ERROR: A standard exception was caught in GetEngineFiles. invalid string position"

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Article ID: 960875 - View products that this article applies to.
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SYMPTOMS

When you use Microsoft Forefront Server Security Management Console (FSSMC) to update the scan engines on Forefront Security for Exchange Server or on Forefront Security for SharePoint, the engine updates fail on FSSMC. Additionally, the following information is logged:
INFORMATION: The proxy settings will be used for this connection.
ERROR: A standard exception was caught in GetEngineFiles. invalid string position

RESOLUTION

This issue is fixed in the Hotfix Rollup 2 for Forefront Server Security Management Console. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
960814 Description of Hotfix Rollup 2 for Forefront Server Security Management Console

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

Properties

Article ID: 960875 - Last Review: January 15, 2015 - Revision: 1.1
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Forefront Server Security Management Console
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