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SCCM Failure to Synchronize Third Party Update

Created by Randall Harwood, last modified by Aileen de Lara_ret on Jun 24, 2016

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You may see this error in SCCM when synchronizing third party updates published to WSUS via Patch Manager:

The SCCM certificate validation failed for said third party update.


  • SCCM
  • WSUS
  • Patch Manager



1. In Patch Manager, delete the Updates with issue under Update Services > WSUS > Third Party Updates.

2. Browse to Administration and Reporting > Software Publishing > Update in Question.

3. Right-click on the update with the issue.

4. Choose Publish Package.

5. In the publish package screen, select Re-sign existing selected packages.

5. Proceed with the publishing.

6. Re-sync SCCM.


Issue should now be resolved.



Last modified
20:14, 23 Jun 2016