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RE: Windows SUS
From: "Josh Mills" <JMills () cnbwaco com>
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2004 18:18:05 -0500

I have looked into this and as far as i know there is no way to make this work. I think they may be working on it for 
version 2 but i think that got pushed back *again* to late summer now.

You can look in the content directory i think and it will have all the patches that it has downloaded so if you know a 
machine is missing a patch you can just go there and get it but otherwise it is scheduled only.

-----Original Message-----
From: Raoul Armfield [mailto:armfield () amnh org]
Sent: Wednesday, April 28, 2004 12:49 PM
To: security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Windows SUS


Hi all,

We are setting up a SUS server here at our site.  We have been able to
get several machines to get their updates from it as opposed to directly
from the microsoft site.

My question is this, is there a way to set up SUS so that you can use a
browser to connect to http://susserver.mydomain.com and be able to have
it scan the machine and then download the needed updates, ala
windowsupdate.microsoft.com?

My googling has not turned up anything todate. maybe someone has
developed something like this already and is willing to share?


TIA

Raoul 


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