CB Defense: Verify the Latest Local Scanner Signature Version
This article doesn't apply to CB Defense Mac or Linux Sensor (any version) as it doesn't include the local scanner component. For a more permanent solution, work is underway to display VDF date natively in the product UI; This will be enabled by a future backend update.
CB Defense PSC Console: All Versions
CB Defense Sensor: 2.0.1.x and higher
Microsoft Windows: All Supported Versions
This document describes different options to verify how recent the Local Scanner Signature Version is on an endpoint with CB Defense sensor installed.
From the Web Console
Go to the Sensor Management page
Search for the device in question
Expand the details by clicking on the chevron to the left of the Device Name header
Look at the Scan Engine information and copy the number string after vdf
Run the following to display the information in the command prompt
For Local Scanners prior to 7/10/2018
type "c:\Program Files\Confer\scanner\upd.log" | find "\aevdf.dat" | find "<"
For Local Scanners since 7/10/2018
type "c:\Program Files\Confer\scanner\upd.log" | find "\aevdf.dat" | find "!="
Look at the last entry and copy the number string to the right of the "<" or "!="