System updates and software updates
If you have an SSD or a locally supported and managed system then your system updates are managed for you. You are responsible for ensuring any third party software that is not managed or supplied by your IT support is kept up to date on your system. Contact your local IT support or the IT Helpdesk for details.
If you manage your own system then you are responsible for ensuring it receives updates for the operating system and any software installed. The University provides update services for Microsoft operating systems and software. For all other types of systems pleases refer to the supplier's documentation.
Tools and policies
- Windows Software Update Service (WSUS)
- Microsoft Update
- Network Connection Policy (PDF, 133kb)
- Bastion Host Policy
- Guidelines for System and Network Administrators