Description of Hotfix Rollup 5 for Microsoft's Forefront Server Security Management Console

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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The Forefront Server Security Management Console (FSSMC) does not generate an out-of-date engine report when run from the “View Report” panel

The Forefront Server Security Management Console (FSSMC) does not generate an out-of-date engine report when run from the “View Report” panel

Symptoms An out-of-date engine report run from the “View Report” section of FSSMC will generate a blank report even when there are indeed out of date engines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

Download 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:
  1. Run the installer. To do this, double-click the hotfix rollup executable file.

  2. 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

File information

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.
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Data1.cabNot Applicable6,934,65221-Aug-201005:28Not Applicable
Eula.rtfNot Applicable136,43210-Aug-201023:10Not Applicable
Fssmc.msiNot Applicable965,12021-Aug-201005:28Not Applicable
Settings.iniNot Applicable12210-Aug-201023:10Not Applicable
Msxml6.msiNot Applicable1,521,15210-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Data.tagNot Applicable10910-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Data1.cabNot Applicable3,694,10410-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Data1.hdrNot Applicable7,83710-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Lang.datNot Applicable23,54110-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Layout.binNot Applicable60910-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Ocfile.iniNot Applicable43910-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Os.datNot Applicable45010-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Setup.iniNot Applicable10110-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Setup.insNot Applicable71,81710-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Setup.issNot Applicable35810-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Setup.jpgNot Applicable93,87210-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
Setup.lidNot Applicable4910-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
_inst32i.ex_Not Applicable296,67410-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
_sys1.cabNot Applicable175,46610-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
_sys1.hdrNot Applicable3,90510-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
_user1.cabNot Applicable55,30810-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable
_user1.hdrNot Applicable4,38410-Aug-201023:11Not Applicable

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Article ID: 2302023 - Last Review: 12/12/2015 09:48:25 - Revision: 4.0

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