MS16-106: Description of the security update for Microsoft Graphics Component: September 13, 2016

Summary
This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user visits a specially crafted website or opens a specially crafted document. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less affected than users who operate with administrative user rights

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-106.
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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.

Non-security-related fixes that are included in this security update

This security update also fixes the following non-security-related issues:
  • On a computer that is running Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2, the monitor turns off after 49.7 days, even though you have selected the Never power option for Turn off the display.
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, seeGet security updates automatically.

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

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Method 3: 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 MS16-106 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
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File Information

File hash information

File nameSHA1 hashSHA256 hash
Windows8.1-KB3185911-x86.msuDC9651688A1D30D75E926E891C7C9CCCE8F48F866995F601828ACEB02E0FF50198D7EDF0780BC348A50289B022744321674D0159
Windows8.1-KB3185911-x64.msu93614EC13FF9F886E4C5713D7A6639D995E3BB0BEC48782B516A0F16433589E09CE0FC548E4AE8887D7B9F8244907670CBB9C038
Windows6.0-KB3185911-x64.msuB3EDD2F8DE09E7451767EE73658EC54B394228C3C4A0B20062B6160F9E6D39F433213A4B266A8312F06BD872BE1CF8FC476258DA
Windows6.1-KB3185911-x86.msu109E932E002387591546D3AA1E5283F3D82A25B20436CD58E64057FAB04399DE0CC2B396B3E6E3D43878254E3D9C5751B90AD798
Windows6.1-KB3185911-ia64.msuEDB0A38A0B28C6B13DDD8BE8E18D42AF4E23DFD37CCE82201574E0A2AAFF2B0194712FC6A4A40F7DAFDB0065129C49DAA6BB0A9D
Windows6.1-KB3185911-x64.msu0622382F0525FFD278D83779C249BE2B03EDB67A253FC775D6D3EC34A0966BC7767343B64AD856377F84A2302299A4E3BB6E7FB1
Windows8-RT-KB3185911-x64.msu5CAC663F151020AF035182D2A666894A2955E154F42CD6E70675E9983D06CEDDF09A6530DDB1F55E89E064F6809627A1C2873E44
Windows6.0-KB3185911-x86.msu2E8F1048893BA89B73BE7BB0A3EE664FDFEE6A141B060C9B832B76A2311CDC4BAC9681B98AB7E65E4347C245FEB9E7CC132819D9
Windows6.0-KB3185911-ia64.msu1DFE9EED68A303EB9A1F29890E084FCA1D4F10C757686BB4C2EC4916D195103E0D096AF0E54244AF315D0CC40F5DF9FCA3A314E2

File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables.

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 0.16 xxxWindows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2RTMGDR
    6.3.960 0.17 xxxWindows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2RTMGDR
    6.3.960 0.18 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 x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.3.9600.184391,403,32014-Aug-201618:14x86
Win32k.ptxmlNot applicable4,21321-Aug-201323:39Not applicable
Win32k.sys6.3.9600.184393,475,96814-Aug-201617:22x86
For all supported x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.3.9600.184391,541,24814-Aug-201619:34x64
Win32k.ptxmlNot applicable4,21322-Aug-201306:44Not applicable
Win32k.sys6.3.9600.184394,171,26414-Aug-201618:25x64
User32.dll6.3.9600.184391,376,76814-Aug-201616:14x86
Wow64_win32k.ptxmlNot applicable4,21321-Aug-201323:39Not applicable


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 2.19xxxWindows Vista or Windows Server 2008SP2GDR
    6.0.600 2.23xxxWindows 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 x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.0.6002.19681820,73614-Aug-201616:09x64
User32.dll6.0.6002.24008820,73617-Aug-201601:15x64
Win32k.sys6.0.6002.196812,803,71214-Aug-201614:47x64
Win32k.sys6.0.6002.240082,806,27217-Aug-201600:23x64
User32.dll6.0.6002.19681648,70414-Aug-201615:49x86
User32.dll6.0.6002.24008648,70417-Aug-201600:57x86
For all supported x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.0.6002.19681627,71214-Aug-201615:48x86
User32.dll6.0.6002.24008627,71217-Aug-201600:57x86
Win32k.sys6.0.6002.196812,072,06414-Aug-201614:21x86
Win32k.sys6.0.6002.240082,080,76817-Aug-201600:02x86
For all supported ia64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.0.6002.196811,566,20814-Aug-201615:49IA-64
User32.dll6.0.6002.240081,565,69617-Aug-201600:52IA-64
Win32k.sys6.0.6002.196816,696,44814-Aug-201614:30IA-64
Win32k.sys6.0.6002.240086,705,66417-Aug-201600:04IA-64
User32.dll6.0.6002.19681648,70414-Aug-201615:49x86
User32.dll6.0.6002.24008648,70417-Aug-201600:57x86


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 1.18xxxWindows 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 x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.1.7601.23528811,52016-Aug-201602:48x86
Win32k.sys6.1.7601.235282,399,23216-Aug-201602:28x86
For all supported ia64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.1.7601.235281,761,28016-Aug-201602:45IA-64
Win32k.sys6.1.7601.235287,511,55216-Aug-201602:24IA-64
User32.dll6.1.7601.23528833,02416-Aug-201602:48x86
For all supported x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
User32.dll6.1.7601.235281,009,15216-Aug-201617:36x64
Win32k.sys6.1.7601.235283,218,43216-Aug-201602:35x64
User32.dll6.1.7601.23528833,02416-Aug-201602:48x86


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 0.17xxxWindows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012RTMGDR
    6.2.920 0.21xxxWindows 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
User32.dll6.2.9200.219541,342,46414-Aug-201618:27x64
Win32k.ptxmlNot applicable4,17225-Jul-201220:29Not applicable
Win32k.sys6.2.9200.219664,046,84814-Aug-201616:02x64
User32.dll6.2.9200.219541,126,91211-Aug-201617:50x86
Wow64_win32k.ptxmlNot applicable4,17212-Feb-201300:09Not applicable
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Article ID: 3185911 - Last Review: 09/17/2016 00:01:00 - Revision: 2.0

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