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Created: 06 Jun 2013 | 3 comments

Is there any way I can bring up a report on a machine and see what isn't installed, and also include the policy those patches may be in ?

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Sachin Sawant's picture

go to Home--> Patch Management --> Compliance and Remediation --> Compliance Dashboard

 

and check

BugTastic's picture

Hi Sachin, sorry - thats the wrong answer :-)

Let me explain. - When I check what patches are required for a specific machine I would like to know, out of those patches, which ones are included in a policy and which ones aren't. I dont want to have to check each patch individually to see waht policy its in (cause thats just nuts)

Joe.

 

Joshua Rasmussen's picture

Run the Compliance by Bulletin report with Parameter: 'Distribution Status:' dropdown set to 'Active'

This will only return compliance for updates that have been downloaded and have a Software Update Policy created for them.

Keep in mind that the Compliance Reports will remove any bulletins that are not vulnerable or have been superseded in the environment.

Joshua