Create a Scheduled Security Database Update

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


Step 1

In the navigation bar, click Inventory.

Step 2

Click the Devices tab to locate your device.

Step 3

Click the FTD tab.

Step 4

Select a device.

Step 5

In the Actions pane, locate the Security Database Updates section and click theadd + button.


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

Step 6

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.

Step 7

Click Save.

The device's Configuration Status will change to "Updating Databases".