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New Security Issue: MS08-67.  If Automatic Update is set, will the patch get installed? How can you push this patch via AD?

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New Security Issue: MS08-67.  If Automatic Update is set, will the patch get installed? How can you push this patch via AD?
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Yes it will get installed as soon as your PC's check for it, and if no one is logged in, or away from the terminal long enough, it will reboot the computer afterward.
To push a patch or any software, it must be in an MSI format:
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Group-Policy-Deploy-Applications.html
You can also scan your lan with the MBSA to push out patches
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa302364.aspx
-rich
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Thank you!
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