MS16-132: Security update for Microsoft graphics component: November 8, 2016

Summary
This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow a remote code execution. The vulnerability exists when the Windows font library improperly handles specially crafted embedded fonts. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-132.
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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 require before you install this update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.
Additional information about this security update
The following articles contain additional information about this security update as it relates to individual product versions. The articles may contain known issue information.
  • 3203859 MS16-132: Description of the security update for Microsoft graphics component: November 8, 2016
  • 3197873 November 2016 Security Only Quality Update for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2
  • 3197874 November 2016 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2
  • 3197876 November 2016 security only quality update for Windows Server 2012
  • 3197877 November 2016 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows Server 2012
  • 3197867 November 2016 security only quality update for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • 3197868 November 2016 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • 3198585 Cumulative Update for Windows 10: November 8, 2016
  • 3200970 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016: November 8, 2016
  • 3198586 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511: November 8, 2016
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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 all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Vista:
Windows6.0-KB3164033-x86.msu
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows Vista:
Windows6.0-KB3164033-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationWUSA.exe does not support uninstalling updates. To uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, click Control Panel, and then click Security. Under Windows Update, click View installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3164033
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

Windows Server 2008 (all editions)

Reference table

The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file namesFor all supported 32-bit editions of Windows Server 2008:
Windows6.0-KB3164033-x86.msu
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008:
Windows6.0-KB3164033-x64.msu
For all supported Itanium-based editions of Windows Server 2008:
Windows6.0-KB3164033-ia64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationWUSA.exe does not support uninstalling updates. To uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, click Control Panel, and then click Security. Under Windows Update, click View installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3164033
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

Windows 7 (all editions)

Reference table

The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 7:
Windows6.1-KB3197867-x86.msu
Security Only
For all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 7
Windows6.1-KB3197868-x86.msu
Monthly Rollup
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 7:
Windows6.1-KB3197867-x64.msu
Security Only
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 7:
Windows6.1-KB3197868-x64.msu
Monthly Rollup
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security. Under Windows Update, click View installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197867
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197868
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

Windows Server 2008 R2 (all editions)

Reference table

The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008 R2:
Windows6.1-KB3197867-x64.msu
Security Only
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2008 R2:
Windows6.1-KB3197868-x64.msu
Monthly Rollup
For all supported Itanium-based editions of Windows Server 2008 R2:
Windows6.1-KB3197867-ia64.msu
Security Only
For all supported Itanium-based editions of Windows Server 2008 R2:
Windows6.1-KB3197868-ia64.msu
Monthly Rollup
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security. Under Windows Update, click View installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197867
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197868
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

Windows 8.1 (all editions)

Reference table

The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 8.1:
Windows8.1-KB3197873-x86.msu
Security Only
For all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 8.1:
Windows8.1-KB3197874-x86.msu
Monthly Rollup
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 8.1:
Windows8.1-KB3197873-x64.msu
Security Only
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 8.1:
Windows8.1-KB3197874-x64.msu
Monthly Rollup
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or Click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click Windows Update. Under See also, click Installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197873
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197874
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

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 all supported editions of Windows Server 2012:
Windows8-RT-KB3197876-x64.msu
Security Only
For all supported editions of Windows Server 2012:
Windows8-RT-KB3197877-x64.msu
Monthly Rollup
For all supported editions of Windows Server 2012 R2:
Windows8.1-KB3197873-x64.msu
Security Only
For all supported editions of Windows Server 2012 R2:
Windows8.1-KB3197874-x64.msu
Monthly Rollup
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or Click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click Windows Update. Under See also, click Installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197876
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197877
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197873
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197874
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

Windows RT 8.1 (all editions)

Reference table

The following table contains the security update information for this software.
DeploymentThe 3197874 Monthly Only update is available via Windows Update only.
Restart RequirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal InformationClick Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click Windows Update. Under See also, click Installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File InformationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3197874

Windows 10 (all editions)

Reference table

The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 10:
Windows10.0-KB3198585-x86.msu
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10:
Windows10.0-KB3198585-x64.msu
For all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 10 Version 1511:
Windows10.0-KB3198586-x86.msu
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10 Version 1511:
Windows10.0-KB3198586-x64.msu
For all supported 32-bit editions of Windows 10 Version 1607:
Windows10.0-KB3200970-x86.msu
For all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10 Version 1607:
Windows10.0-KB3200970-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or Click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click Windows Update. Under See also, click Installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3198585
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3198586
See Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3200970
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

Windows Server 2016 (all editions)

Reference table

The following table contains the security update information for this software.
Security update file nameFor all supported x64-based editions of Windows 10:
Windows10.0-KB3200970-x64.msu
Installation switchesSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 934307
Restart requirementYou must restart the system after you apply this security update.
Removal informationTo uninstall an update that is installed by WUSA, use the /Uninstall setup switch or Click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click Windows Update. Under See also, click Installed updates, and then select from the list of updates.
File informationSee Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3200970
Registry key verificationNote This update does not add a registry key to validate its installation.

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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Article ID: 3199120 - Last Review: 11/10/2016 23:48:00 - Revision: 2.0

Windows Server 2016 Datacenter, Windows Server 2016 Essentials, Windows Server 2016 Standard, Windows 10, Windows 10 Version 1511, Windows 10 Version 1607, 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 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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