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SCCM error when synchronizing third party updates to WSUS


When you use the Patch Manager Admin Console to synchronize third party updates to WSUS, SCCM generates the following error: 

The SCCM certificate validation failed for said third party update.


  • SCCM
  • WSUS
  • Patch Manager


  1. Log in to the Patch Manager Admin Console.
  2. In the navigation pane, expand Enterprise > Update Services > Your_WSUS_Server > Updates and select Third Party Updates.


  3. In the center pane, delete all updates with issues. 
  4. Expand Administration and Reporting > Software Publishing.


  5. Locate the problem update.
  6. Right click the problematic update and select Publish Package. 
  7. In the Packages to Publish window, select Re-sign existing selected packages, and click Next.

  8. Complete the wizard.
  9. Resync WSUS with SCCM.



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