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Can you use epo to deploy Microsoft Security patches, and if so how?
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by:Ron Malmstead
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No it can't.
Use Microsoft WSUS for that...
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What you CAN do is use EPO combined with System Compliance Profiler to see if your systems require any patches at all. Still, WSUS is the preferred way to go.
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The system compliance proflier only does reports...it won't push out any software....
WSUS does reports and manages patches enterprise wide, group policy integrated..., and it's free.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=E4A868D7-A820-46A0-B4DB-ED6AA4A336D9&displaylang=en
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