Getting started with Patch

  1. Install and configure Tanium Patch. For more information, see Installing Patch.
    If you are upgrading, see Upgrade Patch.
  2. (Optional) Enable Linux endpoints. Select RedHat/CentOS Linux in the Operating Systems tab of the Patch Settings and add any custom Yum repositories in the Yum Repositories tab of the Patch Settings . For more information, see Configuring TDownloader for Linux endpoints.
  3. Create a scan configuration and add enforcements. For more information, see Enforcing scan configurations.
  4. Organize the available patches. For more information, see Managing patches.
  5. Install patches on endpoints. For more information, see Deploying patches.
  6. Create patch restrictions. For more information, see Exclude patches with blacklists or Setting Maintenance Windows.