An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 2013.
This update ports the Isolated Heap and Memory Protector features from Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2). These features ease the use-after-free type of vulnerability that may corrupt the memory.
Software update information
Download informationThe Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update for May 2015 is now available from Microsoft. To download this update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.
PrerequisitesThis update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.
Restart requirementAfter 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.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace any other updates.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 3070168 - Last Review: Jun 16, 2015 - Revision: 1