ESET Smart Security can't update its virus database

Discussion in 'ESET Smart Security' started by ernietamminga, Jul 18, 2010.

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  1. ernietamminga

    ernietamminga Registered Member

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    Smart Security 4 has been unable to update its virus database.
    Apparently its automatic update function has tried some number of times, but failed every time.

    The last successful update was to version 5287 on July17.

    When I try to manually launch an update, I get

    "-----Virus signature database could not be updated.
    Undocumented serious error (0x101a)"
    -----
    I'm not having any problems accessing anything else on the Internet.

    Has the update server been hit by a virus?
     
  2. cupez80

    cupez80 Registered Member

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    try to flush the update cache
    Update -> Clear update cache
     
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    Cudni Global Moderator

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  4. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

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    A computer restart should resolve this issue.
     
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