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[Junos Space] Security Director Offline IDP (IPS) Signature update procedure



Article ID: KB27038 KB Last Updated: 12 May 2021Version: 7.0

This article provides information on how to perform an offline IDP (IPS) signature update.


If your Junos Space installation does not have Internet connection, you will need to update your signatures offline.


Perform the following:

  1. On a workstation that does have Internet connection, download the latest Signature Update from the following link:

  2. Go to Security Director > Administration > Signature Database > Upload from File System.

Note: If an older version is needed for offline use, replace <Desired Version> in the URL below with the version number that you need:

Reference: If the file upload to Junos Space is failing, check KB36892 - Unable to upload Offline Signature bundles over 1GB to Junos Space.

Modification History:

2021-05-12: Added a reference link to another KB on what should be done if file upload to Junos Space fails

2020-01-16: Removed an incorrect step to copy the downloaded file to the Space server. It is not required since the file needs to be uploaded from the UI.

2019-02-25: Added a note in the Solution section on using an older version offline.


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