Automatic product component updates

In ESET File Security for Linux version 7.2 you can activate automatic product component updates, including upgrade to later product versions:

1.In the Web interface, navigate to Setup > Update.

2.In the Program Component Update section, select Auto-update from the Update mode list-box.

3.If you prefer to use a custom update server for product component updates:

a.Define the server address in the Custom server field.

b.Enter the Username and Password in the corresponding fields.

4.Click Save.


If managing ESET File Security for Linux via ESET Security Management Center, configure the above mentioned automatic updates through Policies.


To alter the configuration of ESET File Security for Linux:

1.In ESET Security Management Center click Policies > New policy and type a name for the policy.

2.Click Settings, and select ESET Endpoint for Linux (V7+) from the drop-down menu.

3.Adjust the desired settings and click Save in each dialog where you made a change.

4.Click Finish.

Update mode

Auto-update - new packages are automatically downloaded and then installed upon the next restart of OS. If there have been updates to the End User License Agreement, the user has to accept the updated End User License Agreement before downloading the new package.

Never-update - new packages are not downloaded, but the product displays the availability of new packages in the Dashboard.