The scan engines do not update in Forefront Security for Exchange Server and an error is logged in the ProgramLog.txt file

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Symptoms
In Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server, the scan engines do not update, and the following error is logged in the ProgramLog.txt file:
ERROR: A standard exception was caught in GetEngineFiles. Invalid string position
Resolution
To resolve this problem, install Forefront Security for Exchange Server Service Pack 2 (SP2).

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
960465 Description of Forefront Security for Exchange Server with Service Pack 2
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Properties

Article ID: 961431 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 03:31:11 - Revision: 2.0

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