Patching out-of-compliance managed nodes - AWS Systems Manager

Patching out-of-compliance managed nodes

Many of the same AWS Systems Manager tools and processes you can use to check managed nodes for patch compliance can be used to bring nodes into compliance with the patch rules that currently apply to them. To bring managed nodes into patch compliance, Patch Manager, a capability of AWS Systems Manager, must run a Scan and install operation. (If your goal is only to identify out-of-compliance managed nodes and not remediate them, run a Scan operation instead. For more information, see Identifying out-of-compliance managed nodes.)

Install patches using Systems Manager

You can choose from several tools to run a Scan and install operation: