March 12, 2019—KB4489880 (Monthly Rollup)

Applies to: Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2

Improvements and fixes


This security update includes improvements and fixes that were a part of update KB4487022 (released February 19, 2019) and addresses the following issues:

  • Addresses an issue in which the abbreviated Japanese Era name did not refer to the typographic ligature. 
  • Addresses an issue that fails to recognize the first character of the Japanese era name as an abbreviation and may cause date parsing issues.
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Windows App Platform and Frameworks, Windows Server, Windows Hyper-V, Windows Storage and Filesystems, Windows Fundamentals, Windows Kernel, Windows MSXML, and the Microsoft JET Database Engine.

For more information about the resolved security vulnerabilities, please refer to the Security Update Guide.

Known issues in this update


Symptom Workaround

After installing this update, MSXML6 causes applications to stop responding if an exception was thrown during node operations, such as appendChild(), insertBefore(), and moveNode().

The Group Policy editor may stop responding when editing a Group Policy Object (GPO) that contains Group Policy Preferences (GPP) for Internet Explorer 10 settings.
Microsoft is working on a resolution and will provide an update in an upcoming release.

 

How to get this update


This update will be downloaded and installed automatically from Windows Update. To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

File information

For a list of the files that are provided in this update, download the file information for update 4489880