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Cisco Defense Orchestrator

Schedule a Security Database Update

Create a Scheduled Security Database Update

Use the following procedure to create a scheduled task to check and update the security databases for an FTD device:

  1. On the Devices & Services page, select the desired FTD device. 
  2. In the Actions pane, locate the Security Database Updates section and click the add + button.

Note: If there is an existing scheduled task for the selected device, click the edit icon edit.png to create a new task. Creating a new task will overwrite the existing one.

  1. Configure the scheduled task with the following:
  • Frequency . Choose for the update to occur daily, weekly, or monthly. 
  • Time. Choose the time of day. Note that the time displayed is UTC.
  • Select Days. Choose which day(s) of the week you want the update to occur. 
  1. Click Save
  2. The device's Configuration Status will change to "Updating Databases". . 

 

Edit a Scheduled Security Database Update

Use the following procedure to edit an existing scheduled task to check and update the security databases for an FTD device

  1. On the Devices & Services page, select the desired FTD device. 
  2. In the Actions pane, locate the Database Updates section and click the edit icon edit.png.
  3. Edit the scheduled task with the following:
  • Frequency . Choose for the update to occur daily, weekly, or monthly. 
  • Time. Choose the time of day. Note that the time displayed is UTC.
  • Select Days. Choose which day(s) of the week you want the update to occur.
  1. Click Save
  2. The device's Configuration Status will change to "Updating Databases". 
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