This update provides support of the Secure Hash Algorithm-2 (SHA-2) server authentication endpoint for Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) in Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2).
How to get this update
Method 1: Windows Update
This update is provided as an Optional update on Windows Update. For more information about how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.
Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog
To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.
To install this update, you must have Windows Server 2008 SP2 installed.
To apply this update, you don't have to make any changes to the registry.
You must restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement information
This update does not replace a previously released update.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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