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Get Antivirus Definition Release Date: get_av_definition_release_date

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Service name: get_av_definition_release_date

URL

 

https://SERVER/api/?apikey=yourAPItoken&service=get_av_definition_release_date

&required_parameters=required_parameters

[&optional_parameters=optional_parameters]

 

Description

Given an antivirus product ID and a definition version, returns the date and time a definition was released.

Parameters

Post Variable

Description

Type

Required

Options

Default

describe 

Optional. Returns a description of the service. 

boolean 

no 

true

0

product

Antivirus product ID as returned by list_supported_av_products in the <id>...</id> tag

i.e. <id>mcafee</id>

string

yes

0

0

version

Antivirus definition version.

This is returned in both list_supported_av_products <version>...</version> tag i.e. <version>7882</version> and (where available) the list_supported_av <formatted_output>...</formatted_output> tag. i.e. <formatted_output>7882/formatted_output>

string

yes

0

0

Example Service Call =get_av_definition_release_date

 

https://SERVER/api/?apikey=yourAPItoken&service=get_av_definition_release_date&product=ANTIVIRUS_PRODUCT_ID&version=VERSION

 

Example Response

 

<?xml version="1.0" ?>

<result created="2015-08-04T11:05:35+01:00" host="SERVER" status="OK">

<definitions>

  <definition>

    <product>mcafee</product>

    <version>7882</version>

       <date>2015-08-03 17:10:28</date>

  </ definition >

  < definition >

  …

  </ definition >

  </products>

</result>

 

Fields Description

Field

Type

Can Be Empty

Description

product

string

no

The product ID

version

string

no

The definition version of the product.

date

date

no

The date and time this definition was released.