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3rd party applications management (and unattended update) on Windows

install chocolatey the package management system:

@powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Command "iex ((new-object net.webclient).DownloadString(''))" && SET PATH=%PATH%;%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\chocolatey\bin

Install needed applications, e.g.: Install MS EMET and Mozilla Firefox ESR (You can found the full list installable applications with choco in the Package Gallery)

cinst emet FirefoxESR

Finally, create scheduled task for update all installed application with choco:

schtasks /create /sc DAILY /tn choco-update /ru System  /st 10:00 /tr "\"%PROGRAMDATA%\chocolatey\bin\cup.exe\" \" all -y\""