This information supplements the information found in the Release Notes.
Our STAR team monitors malicious code reports from more than 130 million systems across the Internet, receives data from 240,000 network sensors in more than 200 countries and tracks more than 25,000 vulnerabilities affecting more than 55,000 technologies from more than 8,000 vendors. The technology collaborates and operates more efficiently and effectively to discover if a given situation is malicious or not.
The Security Technology and Response (STAR) is a worldwide team of security engineers; threat analysts and researchers.
This team of people is the backbone of our security technology and responds instantly to threats and implement real time updates to your devices to thwart threats as they happen.
To update the protection agents manually, see Updating Protection Agents Manually in this topic.
For more information about DPM 2007 SP1, see Knowledge Base article 959605, “Description of System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 Service Pack 1” ( If you need to update protection agents on computers that reside behind a firewall, see Updating Protection Agents behind a Firewall ( DPM does not require that you restart the protected computers immediately to continue backing up your data sources.