June, 2007

  • SMS 2003 Patch Scan Tools

    Hello everyone! My name is Dan Conley and I am a Program Manager on the SMS/SCCM Sustained Engineering team. One of the many areas I am responsible for is the monthly "Patch Tuesday" processes for the SMS team. This means that my team tests and validates...
  • Inventoy Tool for Custom Updates

    I recevied some feedback that I didn't include information about the ITCU when I did my post about the SMS 2003 scan tools. So, here you go: Inventory Tool for Custom Updates (ITCU): This scan tool ships as one of the features of SMS 2003 R2. It...
  • Troubleshooting ITMU Client Detection- Quick Tip

    Here is a quick way to trouble shoot ITMU detection issues on a client. Review this MSDN article: ( http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa387290.aspx ) and save the VB script locally and name it something (i.e. scantest.vbs), and the updated catalog...
  • New MSSecure Catalog Released - 6/20/2007

    For those of you that are using the SUIT with SMS 2.0 or SMS 2003. From the newsgroup post: MSSECURE.XML Data Version 2007.07.20.0 for use with MBSA 1.2.1 (SMS 2.0 or 2003 with Software Update Inventory Tool (SUIT)) was last modified today, June...
  • Get the 411 on SMS 2003 SP3

    Check out Wally's Webcast on SMS 2003 SP3: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032341248&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US
  • Got Questions about System Center Configuration Manager?

    Over the next few weeks the SCCM product team will be hosting a collection of TechNet web chats focusing on the following features: · Deployment · Operating Systems Deployment Software Updates Management · Desired Configuration Monitoring...
  • Patch Tuesday - June 2007

    Today is Patch Tuesday for June, 2007. All of the SMS scan tool catalogs are now live, and available to sync. I strongly encourage you to to review the security bulletins located at ( http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms07...