Security update for Adobe Flash Player: May 8, 2018

Applies to: Windows Server version 1803Windows 10, version 1803Windows Server 2016 Version 1709 More

Summary


This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player that is installed on any supported edition of Windows Server version 1803, Windows 10 version 1803, Windows Server 2016 Version 1709, Windows 10 version 1709, Windows RT, Windows 10 Version 1703, Windows Server 2016, Windows 10 Version 1607, Windows 10 (RTM), Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8.1, or Windows RT 8.1.

To learn more about the vulnerability, see ADV180008.

More Information


Important
  • All security and nonsecurity updates for Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1 require the installation of update KB 2919355. We recommend that you install update KB 2919355 on your Windows Server 2012 R2-based, Windows 8.1-based, or Windows RT 8.1-based computer so that you receive future updates.
  • 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.
  • This update applies to the Windows operating systems that are listed in the "Summary" section of this article. If you want to install the Adobe Flash Player update on an earlier version of Windows, try Adobe Flash Player download.

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 get security updates automatically, see Windows Update: FAQ.

Note For Windows RT 8.1, this update is available through Windows Update only.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

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

Deployment information


For deployment details for this security update, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

Detection and deployment


Windows Server version 1803 and Windows 10 version 1803 file information


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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows Server version 1803 and Windows 10 version 1803 file information

Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 file information



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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 file information

Windows 10 Version 1703 file information



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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 10 Version 1703 file information

Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 file information



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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 file information

Windows 10 (RTM) file information



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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 10 (RTM) file information

Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 file information



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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 file information

Windows Server 2012 file information



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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows Server 2012 file information