An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 7. This rollup resolves the security issues that are described in the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
- 2862152 Microsoft security advisory: Vulnerability in IPsec could allow security feature bypass
Note In desktop operating systems, the following registry entry is used to set parameters for certificate authentication:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\IKEEXT\Parameters\IPsecTunnelConfig\IKEV1\CertHowever, in Windows Embedded Compact 7, the registry entry is located in the following path:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Drivers\BuiltIn\IKEEXT\ Parameters\IPsecTunnelConfig\IKEV1\Cert
Software update information
Download informationThe Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (September 2016) is now available from Microsoft. To download the Windows Embedded Compact 7 monthly update, go to the following Microsoft Download Center webpage:
PrerequisitesThis update is supported only if all previous updates for this product are 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 doesn't replace any other updates.
Article ID: 3174134 - Last Review: Oct 25, 2016 - Revision: 1