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RE: Windows SUS Question
From: "Carlton Foster" <c.a.foster () larc nasa gov>
Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2004 08:17:23 -0400

Go here:  http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserversystem/sus/susoverview.mspx

Using registry settings, you can setup Windows 2000 SP2 and above, Windows
XP, and Windows 2003 machines to use an internal SUS server.  For Windows
2000 SP2, you need to download and install the Automatic Updates client.

-----Original Message-----
From: Leon [mailto:roastin () yahoo com] 
Sent: Wednesday, April 14, 2004 2:50 PM
To: security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Windows SUS Question

Hi everyone,

My question regarding SUS is dealing with security
permissions.  Lets say 20 servers are part of a work
group; is their still a way to use SUS under the
context of the local system account or something
similar to be able to centrally deploy patches in a
de-centralizied network environment.  I have a
workgroup that needs to have patches deployed and I
would prefer to use something like SUS which is
central as opposed to something like Hfnetcheck pro.

Thanks in advance,

Leon


        
                
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