Archive for December 27, 2014

Managing automatic installation of ConfigData and security software updates on Yosemite

December 27, 2014 2 comments

As mentioned previously, the updates for XProtect’s blacklist moved into Appleā€™s software update feed starting in Mavericks. Gatekeeper updates are also included in the software update feed on Mavericks and Yosemite, so both XProtect and Gatekeeper updates are being delivered to machines using the same delivery mechanism.

To help distinguish Gatekeeper and XProtect updates from other updates in the software update feed, Apple marks them as being ConfigData updates. For more details on this and how you can manage their automatic installation, see below the jump.

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