Article ID: 917369 - View products that this article applies to.
When you use the Distribute Software Update Wizard in Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 to change some properties of a previously authorized software update package, the previously authorized software update package properties are not automatically updated. Additionally, you receive an error message that resembles the following:
For example, if you try to update a previously authorized software update package with a new name and with a new download location, the Distribute Software Update Wizard tries to use the previous name and the previous download location. However, if you create a new package, the wizard uses the correct name and the correct download location.
The file FileName failed a security check. The file hash doesn't match the information in the database.
This problem is fixed in the hotfix that is documented in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/915801/ )Error message when you use the Distribute Software Updates Wizard in SMS 2003 Service Pack 2: "Unknown error 0x80071017"
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.