Description of the security update for SQL Server 2008 SP4 GDR: January 6, 2018


Microsoft is aware of detailed information that has been published about a class of vulnerabilities referred to as speculative execution side-channel attacks.

To learn more about the vulnerabilities, go to ADV180002.

How to obtain and install the update

This update is available through the Microsoft Download Center website, Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), or the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Note: This update will not be downloaded and installed automatically via Windows Update (unless you are using WSUS).

File information

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
SQLServer2008-KB4057114-x64.exe 9CE0B7C5909D8FCC5B9A12D17F29B7864A9DF33A 5E4CDEDD6531AFCD1C2B1DC9B6C68CFA5AB60C4605AE4FDCE57BD0916B8C5901
SQLServer2008-KB4057114-x86.exe A9295F99A2EE7C714F540F3697BE0FD4AEE7A7BF 5C59E71AEBB0E15BDD1634A307E136A0AD97D67142F72B798F95E4DA67F544A1

File information
The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

SQL Server 2008 SP4 file information