What are the file formats or file types used by F-Secure Software Updater patches?
This article is valid for the following F-Secure products using F-Secure Software Updater: PSB Computer Protection, PSB Server Protection, Client Security Premium 14 and Server Security Premium 14
The Software Updater downloads updates directly from the respective software vendors and places the installation files in the following folder:
Different vendors use different file types and the most commonly used ones are .msi, .cab, .zip and .exe
Once the installation file is downloaded, F-Secure Software Updater executes the installation silently in the background and performs the update. If the Windows installer signals that a reboot is required to complete the installation, F-Secure Software Updater functionality will inform the user about the needed actions.
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