Update rollup includes a security update for Windows Embedded Compact 2013 (December 2018)

Applies to: Windows Embedded Compact 2013


An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 2013. This rollup resolves the security issues that are described in the following article:

CVE-2018-8475 | Windows Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update for December 2018 is now available from Microsoft. To download this  update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or the Device Partner Center (DPC).


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, select Clean Solution, and then select Build Solution.
  • On the Build menu, select Rebuild Solution.

You don't have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace any other updates.


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

File information

File name File size Date Time Path
Windowscodecs.dll 888,832 04-Dec-2018 05:13 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked
Windowscodecs.map 3,022,507 04-Dec-2018 05:13 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked
Windowscodecs.rel 468,311 04-Dec-2018 05:13 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked
Windowscodecs.dll 1,536,000 04-Dec-2018 05:13 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug
Windowscodecs.map 4,447,869 04-Dec-2018 05:13 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug
Windowscodecs.rel 549,424 04-Dec-2018 05:13 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug
Windowscodecs.dll 704,512 04-Dec-2018 05:24 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail
Windowscodecs.map 2,041,329 04-Dec-2018 05:24 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail
Windowscodecs.rel 297,646 04-Dec-2018 05:24 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail
Windowscodecs.dll 937,984 04-Dec-2018 05:12 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Checked
Windowscodecs.map 1,210,147 04-Dec-2018 05:12 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Checked
Windowscodecs.rel 532,198 04-Dec-2018 05:12 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Checked
Windowscodecs.dll 1,683,456 04-Dec-2018 05:11 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Windowscodecs.map 1,242,839 04-Dec-2018 05:11 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Windowscodecs.rel 729,833 04-Dec-2018 05:11 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Windowscodecs.dll 782,336 04-Dec-2018 05:14 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Retail
Windowscodecs.map 958,450 04-Dec-2018 05:14 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Retail
Windowscodecs.rel 345,786 04-Dec-2018 05:14 Public\Wgi\Oak\Target\X86\Retail