This security update resolves the following vulnerabilities in Windows Server 2012:
- The security fixes listed here that are included in this security update 3192393 are also included in this October 2016 month’s Security Monthly Quality Rollup 3185332 , which additionally includes improvements and fixes from the update that was released in September 20, 2016 - 3185280. Installing either update will install the security fixes listed here.
- If you use update management processes other than Windows Update and automatically approve all Security updates classifications for deployment, be aware that both the October 2016 Security Only Quality Update 3192393 and the October 2016 Security Monthly Quality Rollup 3185332 for the month will be deployed. We recommend that you review your update deployment rules to make sure the desired updates are deployed.
- Updated This October 2016 Security Only Quality Update was revised December 13, 2016. With this change, this update will not be applicable for installation on a computer where the Security Monthly Quality Rollup or the Preview of Monthly Quality Rollup from October 2016 (or a later month) is already installed, because those updates contain all security fixes that are included in this Security Only Quality Update.
- 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, System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) Management Console crashes in State view.
To resolve this issue, install the following update:
3200006 System Center Operations Manager Management Console crashes after you install MS16-118 and MS16-126