October 9, 2018—KB4462923 (Monthly Rollup)

ID KB4462923
Type mskb
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2019-03-12T21:12:25


<html><body><p>Learn more about update KB4462923, including improvements and fixes, any known issues, and how to get the update.</p><h2>Improvements and fixes</h2><p>This security update includes improvements and fixes that were a part of update <a data-content-id="4457139" data-content-type="article" href="" managed-link="" target="">KB4457139</a> (released September 20, 2018) and addresses the following issues:</p><ul><li>Security updates to Windows Media Player, Windows Graphics, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows Storage and Filesystems, Windows Kernel, and the Microsoft JET Database Engine.</li></ul><p>For more information about the resolved security vulnerabilities, please refer to the <a data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/security-guidance" managed-link="" target="_blank">Security Update Guide</a>.</p><h2>Known issues in this update</h2><table class="table"><tbody><tr><td>Symptom</td><td>Workaround</td></tr><tr><td>After you apply this update, the network interface controller may stop working on some client software configurations. This occurs because of an issue related to a missing file, oem<number>.inf. The exact problematic configurations are currently unknown.</td><td><ol><li>To locate the network device, launch devmgmt.msc. It may appear under <strong>Other Devices</strong>.</li><li>To automatically rediscover the NIC and install drivers, select <strong>Scan for Hardware Changes</strong> from the <strong>Action</strong> menu.</li></ol><ul><li class="indent-2">Alternatively, install the drivers for the network device by right-clicking the device and choosing <strong>Update</strong>.<strong> </strong>Then choose <strong>Search automatically for updated driver software </strong>or <strong>Browse my computer for driver software</strong>.</li></ul></td></tr><tr><td><p>After installing this update, users may not be able to use the <strong>Seek Bar</strong> in Windows Media Player when playing specific files. This issue does not affect normal playback.</p></td><td><p>This issue is resolved in <a data-content-id="4471318" data-content-type="article" href="" managed-link="" target="_blank">KB4471318</a>.</p></td></tr><tr><td>After installing this update, the Event Viewer may not show some event descriptions for network interface cards (NIC).</td><td><p>This issue is resolved in <a data-content-id="4489878" data-content-type="article" href="" managed-link="" target="_blank">KB4489878</a>.</p></td></tr></tbody></table><h2>How to get this update</h2><div><blockquote><p><strong>Before installing this update</strong></p></blockquote><p>Windows cumulative updates require that you install the latest servicing stack update (SSU) for your operating system <u>before</u> installing the latest Rollup. This helps to mitigate potential issues while installing the Rollup. </p><p>If you are using Windows Update, the latest SSU (<a data-content-id="3177467" data-content-type="article" href="" managed-link="" target="">KB3177467</a>) will be offered to you automatically. To get the stand-alone package for the latest SSU, go to the <a aria-live="assertive" data-bi-name="content-anchor-link" data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="http://www.catalog.update.microsoft.com/home.aspx" managed-link="" tabindex="0" target="_blank">Microsoft Update Catalog</a>. </p><p><strong>Install this update</strong></p><p>This update will be downloaded and installed automatically from Windows Update. To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the <a data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="http://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4462923" managed-link="" target="_blank">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/6/F/6/6F65861D-AF2A-4E54-9582-7B4B0D64160C/4462923.csv" managed-link="" target="">file information for update 4462923</a>. </p></div></body></html>