MS16-002: Cumulative security update for Microsoft Edge: January 12, 2016

2016-01-12T00:00:00
ID KB3124904
Type mskb
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2016-01-12T18:29:52

Description

<html><body><p>Resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Edge that could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage in Microsoft Edge.</p><h2>Summary</h2><div class="kb-summary-section section">This security update resolves multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage in Microsoft Edge. To learn more about the vulnerability, see <a href="https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms16-002" id="kb-link-2" target="_self">Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-002</a>. <span></span></div><h2>How to get and install the update</h2><div class="kb-resolution-section section"><h3 class="sbody-h3">Windows Update</h3>This update is available through Windows Update/Microsoft Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to turn on automatic updating, see <a href="https://www.microsoft.com/security/pc-security/updates.aspx" id="kb-link-3" target="_self">Get security updates automatically</a>.</div><h2>More Information</h2><div class="kb-moreinformation-section section"><h3 class="sbody-h3">More information about this security update</h3>The following articles contain more information about this security update:<span><div class="indent"><a href="https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3124266" id="kb-link-4">3124266 </a> Cumulative Update for Windows 10: January 12, 2016</div></span><span><div class="indent"><a href="https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3124263" id="kb-link-5">3124263 </a> Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511: January 12, 2016 </div></span><div class="faq-section" faq-section=""><div class="faq-panel"><div class="faq-panel-heading" faq-panel-heading=""><span class="link-expand-image"><span class="faq-chevron win-icon win-icon-ChevronUpSmall"></span></span><span class="bold btn-link link-expand-text"><span class="bold btn-link">Security update deployment information</span></span></div><div class="faq-panel-body" faq-panel-body=""><span><div class="kb-collapsible kb-collapsible-collapsed"><h4 class="sbody-h4">Windows 10 (all editions)</h4><h5 class="sbody-h5 text-subtitle">Reference table</h5>The following table contains the security update information for this software.<br/><br/><div class="table-responsive"><table class="sbody-table table"><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"><span class="text-base">Security update file name</span></td><td class="sbody-td">For all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 10:<br/><span class="text-base">Windows10.0-KB3124266-x86.msu</span></td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"></td><td class="sbody-td">For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10:<br/><span class="text-base">Windows10.0-KB3124266-x64.msu</span></td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"></td><td class="sbody-td">For all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 10 Version 1511:<br/><span class="text-base">Windows10.0-KB3124263-x86.msu</span></td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"></td><td class="sbody-td">For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10 Version 1511:<br/><span class="text-base">Windows10.0-KB3124263-x64.msu</span></td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"><span class="text-base">Installation switches</span></td><td class="sbody-td">See <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/934307" id="kb-link-6" target="_self">Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307</a></td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"><span class="text-base">Restart requirement</span></td><td class="sbody-td">A system restart is required after you apply this security update.</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"><span class="text-base">Removal information</span></td><td class="sbody-td">To uninstall an update installed by WUSA, use the <span class="text-base">/Uninstall</span> setup switch or click <span class="text-base">Control Panel</span>, click <span class="text-base">System and Security</span>, click <span class="text-base">Windows Update</span>, and then under See also, click <span class="text-base">Installed updates</span> and select from the list of updates.</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"><span class="text-base">File information</span></td><td class="sbody-td">See <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/3124266" id="kb-link-7" target="_self">Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3124266</a><br/>See <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/3124263" id="kb-link-8" target="_self">Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3124263</a></td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td"><span class="text-base">Registry key verification</span></td><td class="sbody-td"><span class="text-base">Note</span> There is no registry key to confirm the presence of this update.</td></tr></table></div></div><br/></span></div></div></div><div class="faq-section" faq-section=""><div class="faq-panel"><div class="faq-panel-heading" faq-panel-heading=""><span class="link-expand-image"><span class="faq-chevron win-icon win-icon-ChevronUpSmall"></span></span><span class="bold btn-link link-expand-text"><span class="bold btn-link">How to get help and support for this security update</span></span></div><div class="faq-panel-body" faq-panel-body=""><span><div class="kb-collapsible kb-collapsible-collapsed">Help for installing updates: <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/ph/6527" id="kb-link-9" target="_self">Support for Microsoft Update</a><br/><br/>Security solutions for IT professionals: <a href="https://technet.microsoft.com/security/bb980617.aspx" id="kb-link-10" target="_self">TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support</a><br/><br/>Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/contactus/cu_sc_virsec_master" id="kb-link-11" target="_self">Virus Solution and Security Center</a><br/><br/>Local support according to your country: <a href="https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/locale.aspx" id="kb-link-12" target="_self">International Support</a></div><br/></span></div></div></div></div></body></html>