MS16-096: Cumulative security update for Microsoft Edge: August 9, 2016

Applies to: Windows 10, version 1607Windows 10, version 1511Windows 10


This security update resolves multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage in Microsoft Edge. To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-096.

How to obtain and install the update

Windows Update

This update is available through Windows Update and Microsoft Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to get security updates automatically, see the "Turn on automatic updating in Control Panel" section of Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-096.

More information about this security update

The following articles contain more information about this security update:
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  • 3176493 Cumulative update for Windows 10 Version 1511: August 9, 2016
  • 3176495 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1607: August 9, 2016