Sys Maintenance: System Updates Panel - Manual Updates Tab

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This topic describes the interface tab that you use to upload RSA software updates to your Local Update Repository. If you are connected to the Live Update Repository, Security Analytics automatically makes the latest software updates available in the Hosts View. If you are not connected to the Live Update Repository, or you cannot find the software version you want in the Hosts view, you can upload version updates manually using the Manual Updates tab.

The required permission to access this view is Apply System Updates

To access this view:

  1. In the Security Analytics menu, select Administration > System.
  2. In the options panel, select Updates.
    The System Updates panel is displayed with the Updates Repository tab open.
  3. Select the Manual Updates tab.


This table describes the Manual Updates tab features.

Feature Description
Icon_Delete_sm.png Deletes selected zip files.

Opens the Upload Files dialog.  Use this dialog to upload software version update package zip files downloaded to your the local file system to the Manual Updates tab. The features of this dialog are:

Icon-Add.png  - Opens the last local directory accessed from this computer. If the downloaded software version update package zip files are not in this directory, browse to the correct directory. Select the package zip file or files you want and click Open.

Icon_Delete_sm.png - Deletes the selected zip file.

File Name - The software version update package zip filename.

Upload - Uploads the software version update zip package file or files that you selected from your local directory to the Manual Updates tab.

Close - Closes the dialog.

File NameThe software update version zip filename.
VersionThe version update in the zip file.
SummaryA description of the version zip file.  For example, 1/3 if the zip file is the first of three zip files for that update. 

Adds the selected zip files to your Local Update Repository for use in updating hosts. Security Analytics unzips them and displays Updates Available under Status the Hosts view. You can select and apply these software version updates to a host from the Hosts view.

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