Posted on 2013-06-20
I administer 2 SBS 2008 networks for 2 different companies. These servers were installed about 2 years ago and are running ok. I noticed on one server that the c:\wsus folder has got about 45gigs of files in it and started looking into why this would be.
it's my inexperience, but I had never heard of WSUS and I have never been in there to configure anything. So now In the WSUS console I can see there are 1000's of updates that apparently need approving. I am confused by this because my client pcs are all installing updates and they are all listed in WSUS.
So I need to know if I need to do anything here? Do I need to approve these updates (many of which are listed as being superceeded). And if wsus doesn't deploy updates until they are approved, how come my clients install updates?