Update rollup includes a security update for Windows Embedded Compact 2013 (September 2016)

An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 2013. 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


    • In desktop operating systems, the following registry subkey is used to set parameters for certificate authentication:

      Exception: In Windows Embedded Compact 2013, the registry entry is located in the following path:

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Drivers\BuiltIn\IKEEXT\ Parameters\IPsecTunnelConfig\IKEV1\Cert

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Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update for September 2016 is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.


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 don't have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace any other updates.

File information


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


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Article ID: 3174137 - Last Review: Oct 10, 2016 - Revision: 1