MS15-106: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: October 13, 2015

Summary
This security update resolves several reported vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage in Internet Explorer. To learn more about the vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-106.
How to obtain and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft Update

This update is available through Microsoft Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to turn on automatic updating, see Get security updates automatically.

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

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

You can obtain the stand-alone update package through the Microsoft Download Center. Go to Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-106 to find the download links for this update.
More information

Known issues in this security update

  • 3119070 Internet Explorer 11 consumes high memory and CPU cycles after you install update MS15-106

More information about this security update

The following article contains more information about this security update:
3093983 MS15-106: Security update for Internet Explorer: October 13, 2015

Security update deployment information

Windows Vista (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file namesFor Internet Explorer 7 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Vista:
Windows6.0-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 7 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows Vista:
Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 8 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Vista:
IE8-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 8 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows Vista:
IE8-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 9 for all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Vista:
IE9-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 9 for all supported x64-based editions of Windows Vista:
IE9-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 934307
Restart requirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal informationWUSA.exe does not support uninstall of updates. To uninstall an update installed by WUSA, click Control Panel, and then click Security. Under Windows Update, click View installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationSee the file information section
Registry key verificationNote A registry key does not exist to validate the presence of this update.

Windows Server 2008 (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file namesFor Internet Explorer 7 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Server 2008:
Windows6.0-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 7 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008:
Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 7 in all supported Itanium-based editions of Windows Server 2008:
Windows6.0-KB3093983-ia64.msu
For Internet Explorer 8 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Server 2008:
IE8-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 8 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008:
IE8-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 9 for all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Server 2008:
IE9-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 9 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008:
IE9-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 934307
Restart requirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal informationWUSA.exe does not support uninstall of updates. To uninstall an update installed by WUSA, click Control Panel, and then click Security. Under Windows Update, click View installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationSee the file information section
Registry key verificationNote A registry key does not exist to validate the presence of this update.

Windows 7 (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor Internet Explorer 8 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 7:
Windows6.1-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 8 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows 7:
Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 9 for all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 7:
IE9-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 9 for all supported x64-based editions of Windows 7:
IE9-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 1:
IE10-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1:
IE10-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 1:
IE11-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1:
IE11-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee the file information section
Restart requirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then under Windows Update, click View installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationSee the file information section
Registry key verificationNote A registry key does not exist to validate the presence of this update.

Windows Server 2008 R2 (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor Internet Explorer 8 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008 R2:
Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 8 in all supported Itanium-based editions of Windows Server 2008 R2:
Windows6.1-KB3093983-ia64.msu
For Internet Explorer 9 for all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008 R2:
IE9-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 10 for Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1:
IE10-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 11 for Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1:
IE11-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 934307
Restart requirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then under Windows Update, click View installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationSee the file information section
Registry key verificationNote A registry key does not exist to validate the presence of this update.

Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor Internet Explorer 10 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 8:
Windows8-RT-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 10 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows 8:
Windows8-RT-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 11 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 8.1:
Windows8.1-KB3093983-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 11 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows 8.1:
Windows8.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 934307
Restart requirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security, click Windows Update, and then under See also, click Installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationSee the file information section
Registry key verificationNote A registry key does not exist to validate the presence of this update.

Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor Internet Explorer 10 in all supported editions of Windows Server 2012:
Windows8-RT-KB3093983-x64.msu
For Internet Explorer 11 in all supported editions of Windows Server 2012 R2:
Windows8.1-KB3093983-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 934307
Restart requirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security, click Windows Update, and then under See also, click Installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationSee the file information section
Registry key verificationNote A registry key does not exist to validate the presence of this update.

Windows RT and Windows RT 8.1 (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
DeploymentThis update is available through Windows Update.
Restart RequirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal InformationClick Control Panel, click System and Security, click Windows Update, and then under See also, click Installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationNot applicable

Windows 10 (all editions)

Reference Table
The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor Internet Explorer 11 in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 10:
Windows10.0-KB3097617-x86.msu
For Internet Explorer 11 in all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10:
Windows10.0-KB3097617-x64.msu
For Microsoft Edge in all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 10:
Windows10.0-KB3097617-x86.msu
For Microsoft Edge in all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10:
Windows10.0-KB3097617-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 934307
Restart requirementA system restart is required after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security, click Windows Update, and then under See also, click Installed updates and select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3096441
Registry key verificationNote A registry key does not exist to validate the presence of this update.

File hash information

Package NamePackage Hash SHA 1Package Hash SHA 2
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IE10-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x86.msuA77226AAF41B8AA212ECB4E8B8B140B183D933D3E019DE27B0C1A5486956FACAF55FFD975ADFDCAC331A4B037280EC8C7B5AE279
IE11-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msu231DD57CB3730A001F830EEA3406FFB77B90EEA49759D8BD84D4B2EBC29C3FF905180A20BE0278016102F501F985A0E886753C76
IE11-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x86.msu508CA3A62F6849A04F94356A0A166DE06BA0EFF2ADDDB8CBDC0862976753F4C0159AAEA85BEAE27EA523409111D141E4DBAF4554
IE8-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x64.msu162E55FA682E559E6C809A0782B6F98520B0C0E49E7F5E316265DC55D21DECA3AE7F4E9C45CD8DACC517E8AAF3C8EEEB8F2457B7
IE8-Windows6.0-KB3093983-x86.msu8B5C1674384436B68B3D8142661C571C1E394EA026C75B009CCA8A781AEC3D1F8C6F196EDAF14C19AD92EA2DAA74EE327225B3FA
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IE9-Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msuE049C24789D876119FCD1F64D286CCF43DA97C907CC3879A438C24C3B20FAF1DBCEA6229685233157BF3B90BF788CF6EE44D737E
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Windows6.0-KB3093983-ia64.msuF6ECBB9CDDA8397D24838C82ED974433623D59A98F6AD4AD0CAA9D68CE70E8E7808E3D22579329F3F8E69D5965D5B2D87303E5BD
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Windows6.1-KB3093983-ia64.msu1EA93FDA1D4F2B2140B0320437ED73FA65334E481B0CEBBB317F7CA3F46E300BC91D402F920C792C523A905CB92AAA72564EE32D
Windows6.1-KB3093983-x64.msuE9516C5008B44215462B240E316DD05C46E3F54F8FEA72408A03FBC35EA47AC7A2F113213D7A9BB3D22C2F949F92CAC26034D8D2
Windows6.1-KB3093983-x86.msuCE0A6036495130DB57C0E80592B4456305910D41B1EA2ACAF38E1AC027009EDAA3BEF8AFF876292DAD093522AE1B0EA72945B545
Windows8-RT-KB3093983-x64.msu50A9C28A74F098C01B00E4572BCB1447B40FCF17F5A2B0622E9EAA0E5D69B7B3EB1D5AC5B00AB820384C99252AF2ADCC68AD1DBF
Windows8-RT-KB3093983-x86.msuBA480D8EB1E37E839466645343D9C330E16CDDEAA3EE15EC7C2F3DE2803FF852D130178A1BC2D8BBC259526B3DF94C2846A5CAC4
Windows8.1-KB3093983-x64.msu54C9AD8E7C8F71C3C509663466BFD1A1B3F4E0EDE57FD6C79249A7C104E3A601352FECCBD8E65FEE46F31EABF7538E683BC8AB72
Windows8.1-KB3093983-x86.msuCB8113388EC7E6D444777AC98B40FDB2DBCD5F556DEABF112CB5C5DD3F41A75C07B0D8DC7E6D38C875F7867A3D63A39FB3E923D3

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help for installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center

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