Summary

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to an affected system and runs a specially crafted application that could exploit the vulnerabilities and take control of an affected system.

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-135.

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Important

  • If you install a language pack after you install this update, you must reinstall this update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.

How to obtain and install the update

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is available through Windows 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, seeĀ Turn on automatic updating in Control Panel.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

More Information

Help for installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center

Local support according to your country: International Support

File Information

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

Windows6.0-KB3198234-ia64.msu

DD7E655150D4F2D441743C212A7FEE1871CCF781

93A226E7C857A8D9C4AD77E3BC0CB82A77B471A90F74E5C1E9CAD462838D5B18

Windows6.0-KB3198234-x64.msu

D35CBDB3FEE35903E7EA4901A38F18F9376CD94F

3CBD04470C7CD465405B499C3196E8D8CCA6DF2B1E836F88F7CFA86BA301A256

Windows6.0-KB3198234-x86.msu

965D8E33DA8E948E45E47ECB56837CE2028A8BCB

82F4D545700403418BAD7D1DF062738D23EBA1368C8F6D80B5C544C9C83235BB


The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables.

Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 file information

Notes The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) that are installed are not listed.

For all supported ia64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Win32k.sys

6.0.6002.19706

6,697,984

25-Oct-2016

22:52

IA-64

Win32k.sys

6.0.6002.24029

6,707,712

25-Oct-2016

14:29

IA-64



For all supported x64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Win32k.sys

6.0.6002.19706

2,804,736

25-Oct-2016

23:10

x64

Win32k.sys

6.0.6002.24029

2,807,296

25-Oct-2016

14:48

x64



For all supported x86-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Win32k.sys

6.0.6002.19706

2,073,600

25-Oct-2016

22:47

x86

Win32k.sys

6.0.6002.24029

2,080,768

25-Oct-2016

14:26

x86


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