An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when NTFS improperly checks access, and an information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel improperly handles objects in memory.
To learn more about the vulnerabilities, go to the following Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE).
How to obtain and install the update
Method 1: Windows Update
Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog
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.
Windows Embedded POSReady 2009 and Windows Embedded Standard 2009 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.