Note Customers who are using local and remote reporting attestation solutions should review the details of CVE-2015-2552. This is discussed in the Microsoft security bulletin that is mentioned in the following paragraph.
To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-111.
- 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.
Known issues in this security update
- After you install this security update, on certain Lenovo-based computers, you may receive an error message on a blue screen that resembles the following:Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. We're just collecting some error information and then you can restart.Lenovo has confirmed that this is a problem in the Lenovo USB Blocker application version 126.96.36.199. Lenovo USB Blocker application version 188.8.131.52 does not have this issue. Please contact Lenovo to download this updated version of the application.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:3107998 Remove Lenovo USB Blocker version 184.108.40.206 to avoid a system crashThe third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of these products.
How to obtain and install the update
Method 1: Windows Update
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Note For Windows RT and Windows RT 8.1, this update is available through Windows Update only.