Updating non microsoft products
Now, thanks to Patch for SCCM, the whole process only takes about an hour.
Discover how we've helped make patching faster and easier for institutions like Pitt.
Update for Microsoft One Note 2013 (KB3141494) - fixes an issue where other students could see deleted private items in the shared recycle bin.
Update for Microsoft Office 2013 (KB3127972) -- Makes Office 2013 applications use SSL when you click on the Marketplace button in Office 2013.
Time Required: Changing how Windows updates are downloaded and installed should only take you a few minutes at most.
Note: Microsoft made changes to the location and wording of Windows Update and its settings almost every time a new version of Windows was released. Beginning in Windows 10, Microsoft simplified the options available to you regarding the Windows Update process but also removed some of the finer control you may have enjoyed in earlier versions.
Also, fixes co-author issue described in KB3127966 as well.
If your original decision isn't working out, or you need to change how it works to avoid repeating an auto-update issue, like what happens on some Patch Tuesdays, you can simply adjust how Windows receives and installs updates.
Depending on your version of Windows, this could mean downloading but not installing the updates, notifying but not downloading them, or even disabling Windows Update completely.
When most reported vulnerabilities come from third-party apps and you have compliance mandates to uphold, patching isn’t optional. Ivanti Patch for SCCM, powered by Shavlik, is a plug-in to SCCM that automates the process of discovering and deploying your third-party app patches through the SCCM console.
Patching was a full-time job for the university's IT team.