Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Security Humor: McAfee DATs From The Future

McAfee's ePO central AV management tool can be quite useful. Today, however, it threw me for a bit of a loop when I logged in to find this:

Note the current DAT I have, and the DAT that ePO claims is current. The good news? If I can keep this up, I can really stay ahead of those pesky viruses.


kurt wismer said...

at a guess, the dat you have got revoked from official distribution after you got it.

David said...

Amusingly, it has updated itself to 5699.00, while claiming that 5697.00 is still the most up to date it can get.

I've opened a case with McAfee which will be hand delivered using a Delorean.