The Patch Management section contains the following settings:
Subscription Service Settings: Allows you to control the subscription service, define proxy settings, and enter subscription credentials for 3rd-party patch content. For more information, see Subscription Service Settings.
Subscription Service Content Download: Allows you choose and filter what patch content is downloaded. For more information, see Subscription Service Content Download.
Email Notification: Set up the e-mail notification options when the Patch Management Server detects a new patch. For more information, see Email Notification.
Dashboard and Trending: Configure the patch Dashboard and trending information for the Patch Management Server. For more information, see Dashboard and Trending.
Vulnerability Detection Schedule: Allows you to set the default schedule for vulnerability detections. For more information, see Vulnerability Detection Schedule.
Patch Policy Settings: Allows you to set the default settings for patch policy distribution, enforcement, and reboot behavior. For more information, see Patch Policy Settings.
Patch Policy Pre-Install Behavior: Allows you to define when patches are distributed to the agents and how end users are notified of patch installations. For more information, see Patch Policy Pre-Install Behavior.