Stop error 0xAB when you log off a Windows 7 SP1 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 session

Applies to: Windows 7 Service Pack 1Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter More

Symptoms


After you install Monthly Rollup KB 4088875 or Security-only update KB 4088878, you receive a Stop error 0xAB error message that resembles the following when you log off the computer:
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.

How to obtain and install the update


Microsoft Update Catalog

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

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.