MS16-150: Security update for secure kernel mode: December 13, 2016

Applies to: Windows Server 2016 DatacenterWindows Server 2016 EssentialsWindows Server 2016 Standard


This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege when Windows Secure Kernel Mode improperly handles objects in memory.

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-150.

More Information

  • 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

See the following articles for more information about Windows 10, Windows 10 version 1511, Windows 10 version 1607, and Windows Server 2016: