I have a normal user that I'd like to give the ability to install OS X updates, and Office updates. Please tell me this is a right that I can enable in
/etc/authorization, or somewhere else? I don't want to make them an admin on the machine just for this.
You could grant the user this privilege with
Your entry in
Then the user can run from a terminal:
You must make them an Administrator for them to run Software Updates and install Applications outside of their home folder.