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MS16-005: Description of the security update for Windows kernel-mode drivers: January 12, 2016

Summary
This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The more severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user visits a malicious website.

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-005.
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Important
  • All future security and non-security updates for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 require update 2919355 to be installed. We recommend that you install update 2919355 on your Windows RT 8.1-based, Windows 8.1-based, or Windows Server 2012 R2-based computer so that you receive future updates.
  • 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.
How to obtain and install the update

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is available through Windows 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 Windows Update only.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

You can obtain the stand-alone update package through the Microsoft Download Center. Follow the installation instructions on the download page to install the update.

Click the download link in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-005 that corresponds to the version of Windows that you are running.
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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

Local support according to your country: International Support
File Information

File hash information

File nameSHA1 hashSHA256 hash
Windows6.0-KB3124001-x86.msu400CFF299C9768D7AE857A7BE209AF2C4275C897C9DA134110FB30A57BBB4D4DCD7299926B86D8A8E604D7495DC92AE2934087DA
Windows6.1-KB3124001-ia64.msuCF0F52D15EDBD93FEB36FAF908BF5C768AF58EBA3357C9F7EB84B2823377C0EE446024605D4F791BB5F8E4A0DFE7C13B93D4BC39
Windows8.1-KB3124001-x64.msu9E461083E663E652E556241CC0C6011A1DC2FB5507880729B1BE283782DDFC718FA2FA3473EA09291260AAB32BBB1176E2306E6A
Windows8-RT-KB3124001-x64.msuE14318C8C83130D3220F2F3DDF3CD1AC87A1226B8D5B93913B5D86C2139B19976A7414E67988E941C4324ADB62358CB9AB04134C
Windows8-RT-KB3124001-x86.msu52795DCBA270AFF2E69DD4998F5A0A8F7E01361DFA25D69504B56CC002F1EB451460AB4CA4BACA483278DF7B0149934E988BA01A
Windows6.1-KB3124001-x86.msu7A97B37CE07F93FDC67657E9EDF815EC109320283209825C756A8B0AADAE8AFF9370EE00BFF4035E93233568BAD6C4182F3E4026
Windows8.1-KB3124001-x86.msu4F9CF28780C1F2405ECF4404C5AAE45707E5E34E0CE355C285FE8C6577945B079EA6D7CE8E093F964503DF9C255CDD5E060E05B8
Windows6.0-KB3124001-x64.msu45A6D88B838C771E38B60FE62C31A1D586558F5A2AC0569438EB6FB7510BF1F596E857D6744F0BA951CFD73E2289A39C287B5D0E
Windows6.0-KB3124001-ia64.msuD00E4D32F6ECB723D5B687D0700AA0EAD5F08383C527B2E91F526CB70188F7D1865718E95C03CA511407F6FE6F7D4EE950274E0F
Windows6.1-KB3124001-x64.msu754FCC274AC87C61250D45C904838F6A42F32E4AC40ED7A7AEDE7201402D45838CEC14DDB657736F3F70AAF1CA48505F41757D46

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). Be aware that dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time and with your current daylight saving time bias. The dates and times may also change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 file information

Notes
  • The files that apply to a specific product, milestone (RTM, SPn), and service branch (LDR, GDR) can be identified by examining the file version numbers as shown in the following table:
    Version Product Milestone Service branch
    6.0.600 2.19 xxxWindows Vista or Windows Server 2008SP2GDR
    6.0.600 2.23 xxxWindows Vista or Windows Server 2008SP2LDR
  • GDR service branches contain only those fixes that are widely released to address widespread, critical issues. LDR service branches contain hotfixes in addition to widely released fixes.
  • The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) that are installed are not listed.
For all supported x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.19554298,49605-Dec-201517:02x86
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.23864298,49605-Dec-201516:31x86
For all supported x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.19554390,65605-Dec-201516:39x64
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.23864390,65605-Dec-201516:35x64
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.19554304,64005-Dec-201517:03x86
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.23864304,64005-Dec-201516:32x86
For all supported ia64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.19554954,36805-Dec-201516:20IA-64
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.23864954,36805-Dec-201516:00IA-64
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.19554304,64005-Dec-201517:03x86
Gdi32.dll6.0.6002.23864304,64005-Dec-201516:32x86

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 file information

Notes
  • The files that apply to a specific product, milestone (RTM, SPn), and service branch (LDR, GDR) can be identified by examining the file version numbers as shown in the following table:
    Version Product Milestone Service branch
    6.1.760 1.18 xxxWindows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1GDR
    6.1.760 1.23 xxxWindows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 LDR
  • GDR service branches contain only those fixes that are widely released to address widespread, critical issues. LDR service branches contain hotfixes in addition to widely released fixes.
  • The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) that are installed are not listed.
For all supported ia64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.19091971,77608-Dec-201518:20IA-64
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.23290971,77608-Dec-201518:06IA-64
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.19091312,32008-Dec-201521:52x86
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.23290312,32008-Dec-201518:31x86
For all supported x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.19091305,66408-Dec-201521:53x86
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.23290305,66408-Dec-201518:32x86
For all supported x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.19091405,50408-Dec-201519:07x64
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.23290404,99208-Dec-201518:58x64
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.19091312,32008-Dec-201521:52x86
Gdi32.dll6.1.7601.23290312,32008-Dec-201518:31x86

Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 file information

Notes
  • The files that apply to a specific product, milestone (RTM, SPn), and service branch (LDR, GDR) can be identified by examining the file version numbers as shown in the following table:
    VersionProductMilestoneService branch
    6.3.960 0.17 xxxWindows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2RTMGDR
  • GDR service branches contain only those fixes that are widely released to address widespread, critical issues. LDR service branches contain hotfixes in addition to widely released fixes.
  • The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) that are installed are not listed.
For all supported x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.3.9600.181551,380,60007-Dec-201510:56x64
Gdi32.dll6.3.9600.181551,097,21604-Dec-201515:00x86
For all supported x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.3.9600.181551,132,64007-Dec-201511:01x86

Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 file information

Notes
  • The files that apply to a specific product, milestone (RTM, SPn), and service branch (LDR, GDR) can be identified by examining the file version numbers as shown in the following table:
    Version Product Milestone Service branch
    6.2.920 0.17 xxxWindows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012RTMGDR
    6.2.920 0.21 xxxWindows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012RTMLDR
  • GDR service branches contain only those fixes that are widely released to address widespread, critical issues. LDR service branches contain hotfixes in addition to widely released fixes.
  • The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) that are installed are not listed.
For all supported x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.2.9200.175911,303,04008-Dec-201515:16x64
Gdi32.dll6.2.9200.217141,296,89609-Dec-201506:38x64
Gdi32.dll6.2.9200.175921,024,00005-Dec-201518:48x86
Gdi32.dll6.2.9200.217131,024,00008-Dec-201505:23x86
For all supported x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gdi32.dll6.2.9200.175921,079,80808-Dec-201515:43x86
Gdi32.dll6.2.9200.217131,075,20009-Dec-201501:38x86
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Article ID: 3124001 - Last Review: 01/12/2016 19:34:00 - Revision: 1.1

Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter, Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard, Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Datacenter, Windows Server 2012 Standard, Windows Server 2012 Essentials, Windows Server 2012 Foundation, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1, Windows 7 Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2, Windows Vista Service Pack 2

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