Update Overview

All component updates originate from the Trend Micro ActiveUpdate server. When updates are available, the Apex One (Mac) server downloads the updated components.

The Apex One (Mac) server automatically checks for and downloads updates from the Trend Micro ActiveUpdate server.

The following table describes the different component update options for the Apex One (Mac) server and Security Agents:

Table 1. Server-Agent Update Options

Update Option


ActiveUpdate server

Apex One (Mac) server

Security Agents

The Apex One (Mac) server receives updated components from the Trend Micro ActiveUpdate server and then deploys the components to agents.

ActiveUpdate server

Security Agents

Security Agents receive updated components directly from the ActiveUpdate server if they cannot connect to the Apex One (Mac) server.