What is the stand-alone system

An anti-malware platform update for standalone clients of System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Service Pack 1 is available from Microsoft Update

introduction

This article describes an antimalware platform update package for Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Service Pack 1 standalone clients. This package updates client services for System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Service Pack 1, drivers, and user interface components.

Microsoft regularly releases anti-malware platform updates to ensure consistency in protection, performance, stability, and usability in a malware landscape that is constantly changing. This April 2013 update package.

additional Information

This anti-malware platform update contains the following improvements:

  • Functional New Malware Remediation Anti-Malware Platform

  • Anti-malware platform added against tampering improvements

  • Improves the general performance of anti-malware platform

Update information

How to get this update:

Microsoft Update

This update is available through Microsoft Update.

To obtain and install the update from Microsoft Update on a system with the System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Service Pack 1 client installed, do the following:

  1. click on begin, and then click Control panel.

  2. Double-click the Control panelon Windows Update.

  3. In the Windows Update window, click Check online for updates from Microsoft Update.

  4. click on important updates are available.

  5. Select the update package, then click OK.

  6. click on To install to install the update package.

requirements

To install this update, you must have one of the following installed:

  • System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Service Pack 1

  • System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Service Pack 1 Cumulative Update 1

Reboot information

You must restart your computer after you apply this update.

Replaced updates

This update does not replace a previously released update.

additional Information

This update brings antimalware client version 4.2.0223.1. You can find the version information abovethe Endpoint Protection client user interface Help menu on.

credentials

For information about software update terminology, see the description of the standard terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.