How To: Add a Patch Task to an Agent Policy

Version 3

    Purpose

     

    The purpose of this document shows you how to add a Patch task to an Agent Policy for scanning and deployments.

     

    Steps

     

    1. Create a new Agent Policy or open an existing one.

    2. Once in the Agent Policy Editor select the Patch tab and click Add a Patch Task...

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    3. Name your New Patch Task, then Save.

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    4. In your Patch task, you will be on the Scheduled tab by default. Here you can schedule when your Patch task will run or uncheck 'Use schedule' for manual only tasks.

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    5. Navigate to the 'Scan and deploy options' tab.

    6. Assign your Patch Scan Template and your Deployment Template. You may uncheck 'Deploy patches' if you do not want to initiate a deployment after your scans.

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    7. Save your settings.

     

    Additional Information

     

    Where to View Protect Agent Scan\Deployments Results

     

    Affected Products

    Protect 9.x

    Patch for Windows Servers 9.3.x