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Software Update and Patching Information

Information Services manages software patching and updates for specific components on DePaul-owned computers. This page details the software titles that are patched by Information Services along with those that end users are responsible for patching.

Windows Administrative (Faculty/Staff) Computers
Information Services will apply patches for the Windows operating system, Microsoft Office, McAfee VirusScan, and Adobe Flash Player. End users are responsible for ensuring that patches are applied for any other installed software.

Mac OS Administrative (Faculty/Staff) Computers
Information Services will only apply patches for McAfee VirusScan. End users are responsible for ensuring that patches are applied for any other installed software, including the Mac OS X operating system.