Introduction

This article describes an issue in which an exception occurs when you build the Nk.bin file and then start SSL communications in Windows Embedded Compact 2013. An update is available to resolve this issue. Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.

Symptoms

You set the following registry settings on a device that is running Windows Embedded Compact 2013:

Setting 1



Registry location:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Comm\SecurityProviders\SCHANNEL\Ciphers\RC4 128/128DWORD name: Enabled
DWORD value: 0

Setting 2



Registry location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Comm\SecurityProviders\SCHANNEL\Hash\SHA
DWORD name: Enabled
DWORD value: 0

Setting 3

Registry location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Comm\SecurityProviders\SCHANNEL\KeyExchangeAlgorithms\PKCS
DWORD name: Enabled
DWORD value: 0When you build the Nk.bin file and then start SSL communications, you receive an exception.

Software update information

Download information

Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (October 2015) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.

Restart requirement

After you apply this update, you must perform a clean build of the whole platform. To do this, use one of the following methods:

  • On the Build menu, click Clean Solution, and then click Build Solution.

  • On the Build menu, click Rebuild Solution.

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

The English version of this software update package has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

Files that are included in this update package

File name

File size

Date

Time

Path

Schannel.map

403,840

21-Oct-2015

03:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Schannel.rel

219,056

21-Oct-2015

03:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Schannel.dll

344,064

21-Oct-2015

03:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Schannel.map

142,586

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

Schannel.rel

49,203

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

Schannel.dll

143,360

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

Schannel.map

410,611

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Schannel.rel

246,316

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Schannel.dll

450,560

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Schannel.map

811,360

21-Oct-2015

03:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Schannel.rel

115,903

21-Oct-2015

03:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Schannel.dll

315,392

21-Oct-2015

03:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Schannel.map

275,957

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Schannel.rel

28,381

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Schannel.dll

126,976

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Schannel.map

891,844

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug

Schannel.rel

115,961

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug

Schannel.dll

409,600

21-Oct-2015

03:51

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug


Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

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