MS16-125: Security update for diagnostics hub: October 11, 2016

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

Summary


This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to an affected system and runs a specially crafted application.

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-125.

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Important
  • 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.

Additional information about this security update



The following articles contain additional information about this security update as it relates to individual product versions. The articles may contain known issue information.
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    Cumulative update for Windows 10: October 11, 2016
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    Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511: October 11, 2016
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    Cumulative update for Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016: October 11, 2016

How to obtain and install the update


Method 1: Windows Update

This update is available through Windows Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to turn on automatic updating, see
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Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

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