November 14, 2017—KB4048959 (Monthly Rollup)

2018-08-22T09:17:32
ID KB4048959
Type mskb
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2018-08-22T09:17:43

Description

<html><body><p>Learn more about update KB4048959, including improvements and fixes, any known issues, and how to get the update.</p><h2>Improvements and fixes</h2><div><p>This security update includes improvements and fixes that were a part of update <a data-content-id="4041692" data-content-type="article" href="" managed-link="" target="_blank">KB4041692</a> (released October 17, 2017) and resolves the following issues:</p><ul><li><p>Addressed issue where the virtual smart card doesn't assess the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) vulnerability correctly.</p></li><li><p>Addressed issue where applications based on the Microsoft JET Database Engine (Microsoft Access 2007 and older or non-Microsoft applications) fail when creating or opening Microsoft Excel .xls files. The error message is: “Unexpected error from external database driver (1). (Microsoft JET Database Engine)".</p></li><li>Security updates to Microsoft Windows Search Component, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Windows Media Player, and Windows kernel.</li></ul><p><span><span><span><span>For more information about the resolved security vulnerabilities, see the </span></span></span></span><span><span><span><a href="https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/security-guidance"><u>Security Update Guide</u></a><u>.</u></span></span></span></p><p> </p></div><h2>Known issues in this update</h2><div><table class="table"><tbody><tr><td>Symptom</td><td>Workaround</td></tr><tr><td><span>After you install this update, some Epson SIDM (Dot Matrix) and TM (POS) printers cannot print on x86 and x64-based systems.</span></td><td><p>This issue has been resolved in <a data-content-id="4055038" data-content-type="article" href="" managed-link="" target="_blank">KB4055038</a>.</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p></div><h2>How to get this update</h2><div><p>This update will be downloaded and installed automatically from Windows Update. To get the standalone package for this update, go to the <a href="http://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4048959">Microsoft Update Catalog</a> website.</p><p><strong>File information</strong></p><p>For a list of the files that are provided in this update, download the <a data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="http://download.microsoft.com/download/7/2/A/72A55A92-0DCD-473D-9858-48738BFB3C85/4048959.csv" target="_blank">file information for update 4048959</a>.</p></div></body></html>