About the security and compliance scan (vulscan) log files

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    Note: While this article may still be useful, you will likely also want to review How to troubleshoot a Patch and Compliance (vulnerability) scan .




    This article is intended to give a detailed description of the log files that vulscan.exe writes to and how to read those log files.


    Vulscan.exe functions


    Vulscan.exe is used for various purposes:

    • Scan for, report on, and update various files and/or programs on client systems.
    • Download files that need to be regularly updated: About Patch Manager Auto Update
    • Install LANDESK Antivirus LANDESK Endpoint Security
    • Download LANDESK settings and ensure they are up to date