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Automated Security Patching

Also known as

Also known as: 
  • Patching
  • Security Patching
  • Desktop Patching
  • Patch Tuesday
  • Security Updates
  • SCCM

As part of ongoing efforts to ensure a secure computing environment and HIPAA compliance, the Information Technologies & Services (ITS) department has implemented Microsoft's System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) product. SCCM is an industry standard software deployment system designed to improve workstation security by automatically installing security patches and software updates.

Included is the ability for ITS to deploy security and application updates seamlessly with minimal impact to normal computing operations and the ability for users to choose a more convenient installation time for updates (including restarts, where necessary) to limit disruptions.

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