Workday: Keeping all Workday software and third-party integrations up to date with the latest security patches

Updated on
January 13, 2023

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Keeping Workday software and third-party integrations up to date with the latest security patches is a crucial aspect of maintaining the security of your organization's Workday environment. This guide will walk you through the steps of keeping Workday software and third-party integrations up to date with the latest security patches.

Step-by-Step Guide:

  • Sign in to Workday using your admin credentials.
  • In the navigation pane, select System and then select System Upgrade.
  • Review the available updates and select the ones that are related to security patches.
  • Select the Install button to install the selected updates.
  • Repeat steps 2-4 as new security patches become available.
  • For third-party integrations, check the vendor's website or contact them directly to determine if any security patches are available and if they require specific installation procedures.
  • Install the security patches for the third-party integrations following the vendor's instructions.
  • Test the system and third-party integrations to ensure that the updates have been applied correctly and that the system is still functioning properly.
  • Document the security patches that have been installed, including the date and version of the patch.
  • Regularly review and repeat the process to ensure that all Workday software and third-party integrations are up to date with the latest security patches.

In summary, Keeping all Workday software and third-party integrations up to date with the latest security patches involves reviewing and installing updates, testing and documenting the patches that have been installed, and regularly repeating the process to ensure that all Workday software and third-party integrations are up to date with the latest security patches, which is crucial for maintaining the security of your organization's Workday environment.