This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Windows that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted document or goes to an untrusted webpage that contains embedded TrueType or OpenType fonts. To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-080.
- All future security and nonsecurity updates for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 require update 2919355 to be installed. We recommend that you install update 2919355 on your Windows RT 8.1-based, Windows 8.1-based, or Windows Server 2012 R2-based computer so that you receive future updates.
- 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.
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, see Get security updates automatically.
Update deployment informationFor deployment information about this update, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3078662 .
Update removal informationNote We do not recommend that you remove any security update.
To remove this update, use the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
Update restart informationThis update does not require a system restart after you apply it unless files that are being updated are locked or are being used.
Update replacement informationThis update replaces previously released update 3079904 .
Article ID: 3078601 - Last Review: Aug 28, 2015 - Revision: 1
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