Ivanti Patch News Bulletin: Explaining the Windows 10 Delta Patching Solution

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    (10 May, 2017) With Microsoft's current changes to patching of its Windows 10 operating systems, Ivanti is providing the attached document that explains the detection and update process for Cumulative and Delta patches for Windows 10.

     

    Ivanti Patch Manager Solution for Monthly Windows 10 Delta Updates

     

    Overview

    The Ivanti patch manager content provides a solution for monthly Windows 10 updates. This solution enables customers to apply the Windows 10 delta updates or the cumulative updates to the Windows 10 clients as detected on the clients. By determining if a delta update can be applied, network bandwidth consumption can be reduced.

     

     

    Scope

    This current solution supports the following clients:

    • Windows 10 Version 1607
    • Windows 10 Version 1703

     

     

    Solution

    1. 1. Ivanti creates one vulnerability definition for the monthly Windows 10 cumulative and delta patches. The definition will include four detection rules:

     

    • two rules are for Windows 10 cumulative update patches (x86 and x64)
    • two rules are for Windows 10 delta patches (x86 and x64)

     

    See the attached document for the rest of the details...

     

     

     

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