new version of SUS1.0/SP1 Approval Analyzer Tool posted

Today, Microsoft released an updated version of the Approval Analyzer tool and updated the Knowledge Base article.  The new version of the tool addresses an issue discovered last week where some updates not approved by the SUS administrator could be deployed. That issue only affected the original version of the Approval Analyzer tool.  Therefore, Customers…


SUS 1.0/SP1 Approval Analyzer Script Issue

Microsoft has been made aware of an issue with the Approval Analyzer. We have removed this tool from while we address the problem. The problem could cause some updates not approved by the SUS administrator to be deployed. Therefore we urge customers to not use the tool if they have obtained it until a…


Script released to assist in resetting SUS approvals-912307

Just an update the  SUS 1.0 Approval issue after synching with WU for theupdates released 12/13/05.We have now republished the KB ( contains a location for a script, which in addition to the previouslyreleased workarounds, can be used to assist in resetting previousapprovals.thanks- Bobbie


SUS 1.0/SP1 issue after synching 12/13/05 updates

If you synchronize your SUS 1.0 SP1 server after Dec 12, 2005 all previously approved updates may be unapproved and the status may appear as “updated”.  Newly deployed SUS 1.0 SP1 servers which have not previously synchronized with Windows Udpate before 12/12/05 will not encounter this issue.  If “Automatically approve new versions of previously approved…


IMF update synched to WSUS 12/6/05

Hi WSUS admins, Many of you have asked what the IMF Exchange update is about and why is it not installing.  The Update for Intelligent Message Filter on Exchange Server 2003: 2005.12.06 (KB907747) should not have been published to WSUS.   This update cannot be installed from clients downloading from WSUS, and will be expired by…


New SBS recommended updates to be published

Two new updates will be published and availalable for Small Business Server today via WSUS.  Both these updates are ‘recommended’ only and fall under the classification of updates. In order for your WSUS servers to synch these updates from MU, the product category SBS must be checked as well as the “updates” classification in your…