Update rollup includes a security update for Windows Embedded Compact 2013 (January 2015)

Applies to: Windows Embedded Compact 2013


An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 2013. This update rollup resolves the security issues that are described in the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
  • 2761226 MS12-075: Vulnerabilities in Windows kernel-mode drivers could allow remote code execution: November 13, 2012

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Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update for January 2015 is now available from Microsoft. To download this 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.

Status


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

References


See the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.