Device patch status
Shows the overall patch status, after applying filters, by organizing devices into the following states:
- Requires attention: some required patches failed to install
- Requires patching: some required patches are missing
- Requires rebooting: some applied patches are pending a reboot
- Fully patched: all required patches have been applied successfully
Selecting a chart slice or label will apply a Device status filter to the whole dashboard, but not to the title bar. For details of this an other filter types please refer to Title and filter bars: Filter types.
Security updates by severity level
Shows the security update spread, after applying filters, by organizing the security updates into their Microsoft security bulletin severities:
- Unidentified: no assigned severity.
Selecting a chart slice or label will apply a Severity filter to the whole dashboard, but not to the title bar. For details of this an other filter types please refer to Title and filter bars: Filter types.
Shows the number of updates installed per day. The line shows the days elapsed between the patch installation date and the publish date or the device’s OS installation date (whichever is more recent). It also shows, as a red column, the required number of patches that are missing.
You can zoom in and out to highlight details of patches across time.
Interacting with the Charts
You can click on chart slices and labels to add filters. Clicking on a slice or label once adds its filter, and clicking on it again removes its filter. Clicking with the CTRL key down allows you to add and remove multiple filters.