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Update rollup fixes improperly issued digital certificates for Windows Embedded Compact 7 (October 2015)

An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 7. This update rollup resolves the security issues that are described in the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

  • 3050995 Microsoft security advisory: Improperly issued digital certificates could allow spoofing

Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (October 2015) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 7 monthly update, go to the following Microsoft Download Center website:

The kind of processor to which each file applies is visible in the name of each file in the "File information" section.


This update is supported only if all previous updates for this product are installed.

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, click Clean Solution, and then click Build Solution.
  • On the Build menu, click 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 is 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.

File nameFile sizeDateTimePath
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Article ID: 3106717 - Last Review: 11/10/2015 19:59:00 - Revision: 1.0

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