December 12, 2006 Enterprise Update Scan Tool (standalone version)

    Enterprise Update Scan Tool (standalone version) for detecting needed security updates for December 12, 2006 as described in , MS06-074, MS06-073, MS06-077 and MS06-078.
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        Microsoft has released a new tool designed to help enterprises detect updates provided with the Microsoft Security Bulletins released December 122006. This tool is a command line scanning tool built for the sole purpose of helping customers determine systems that may need security updates provided with the released bulletins. Users of this tool should have experience in deploying software to corporate environments and with using command line tools.

        More information on this tool can be found in the readme.rtf documentation packaged with the tool download.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

        • Other software: Internet Explorer 6.0 or later; MSXML 3.0; Windows Script Host; Windows Installer 2.0 or later.

        1. Click the download link on this page and save the download to your computer.

        2. Double-click the self-extracting executable file to open.

        3. Run the setup package.

        4. Open the folder you chose to extract the files to, and review the readme.rtf document for further instructions.
      • What is the Enterprise Update Scan Tool (EST)?
        As part of an ongoing commitment to provide detection tools for bulletin-class issues, a stand-alone tool has been provided. When a detection tool is created for a specific bulletin, customers will be able to script running the tool from a command line interface, and process the results using an XML output file. Detailed documentation will be provided with the tool to ensure customers can leverage it quickly. There will also be a version of the tool that SMS customers can obtain that offers an integrated experience for SMS administrators from the SMS Web site

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