FIX: Resource leaks in L2TP when you repeatedly connect and disconnect to VPN server in Windows Embedded Compact 2013

This article describes an issue that occurs when you repeatedly connect and then disconnect to a VPN server in Windows Embedded Compact 2013. An update is available to fix this issue. Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.
Assume that you use Windows Embedded Compact 2013. When you connect and then disconnect to a VPN server by using your user name and password several times, a resource leak occurs in Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP).

Software update information

Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (September 2015) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.
More information

Restart requirement

After you apply this update, you must perform a clean build of the whole platform. To do this, use one of the following methods:
  • On the Build menu, select Clean Solution, and then select Build Solution.
  • On the Build menu, select Rebuild Solution.
You don't have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace any other updates.

File information

The English version of this software update package has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it's converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

Files that are included in this hotfix package

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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about software update terminology, see Description of the standard terminology that's used to describe Microsoft software updates.

Article ID: 3095229 - Last Review: 10/29/2015 19:20:00 - Revision: 1.0

Windows Embedded Compact 2013

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