"Do you want to open this file" error message after you installed MS16-118

Symptoms

You apply the MS16-104 security update 3185319 for Internet Explorer that is dated September 13, 2016. When you try to open a .URL shortcut from the Favorites folder in Windows Explorer, you receive a "File Download – Security Warning" message that resembles the following:

File Download Warning

Resolution

To completely fix this issue for Internet Explorer 11 in Windows, you must also install MS16-142: Security update for Internet Explorer: November 2016 (KB3197655).

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from the Microsoft Update Catalog. To get the hotfix package for Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Note This hotfix is also included in the following update:

3200068 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511: October 18, 2016

File Information

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

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

IE11-Windows6.1-KB3199375-x86.msu

7A8C9A581F58F10F6819F16B5C8366B657C11367

D9EB5EB8CAAF20BC96B8BCB10367C3D666FF73BEC1F57550B25B1FDC2C4BD351

IE11-Windows6.1-KB3199375-x64.msu

F8C71DEB3E3ADC172B81704AC81AC926AF79081F

FBB81D553E70FF519CB492F67B1ABCDB8E3A87D05926DE2BB4B4734774E80390

Windows8.1-KB3199375-x86.msu

43A1774755D652C71BE166718E3D4BE45403E39E

5879EB569DB02BC3BB2DA33D9C457BE0DBA74AA6168F7BA44E3992211A9046FD

Windows8.1-KB3199375-x64.msu

2889FB9A2E478C0D2C33EF964140D746889155B0

39AC43FB1E908FE209E9CF77B249B27642D1422EBADAFE21416BB16088AA75ED


Note The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) that are installed are not listed.

Internet Explorer 11

Internet Explorer 11 on all supported x86-based versions of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Ieframe.dll

11.0.9600.18501

13,652,992

12-Oct-2016

23:34

x86

Ieframe.ptxml

Not applicable

24,486

12-Oct-2016

21:39

Not applicable

Ieui.dll

11.0.9600.18501

476,160

13-Oct-2016

00:07

x86

Internet Explorer 11 on all supported x64-based versions of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Ieframe.dll

11.0.9600.18501

15,256,576

12-Oct-2016

23:56

x64

Ieframe.ptxml

Not applicable

24,486

12-Oct-2016

21:44

Not applicable

Ieui.dll

11.0.9600.18501

615,936

13-Oct-2016

00:45

x64

Ie9props.propdesc

Not applicable

2,843

08-Sep-2015

17:37

Not applicable

Ieframe.dll

11.0.9600.18501

13,652,992

12-Oct-2016

23:34

x86

Ieui.dll

11.0.9600.18501

476,160

13-Oct-2016

00:07

x86

Wow64_ieframe.ptxml

Not applicable

24,486

12-Oct-2016

21:41

Not applicable


Note The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) that are installed are not listed.

Internet Explorer 11

Internet Explorer 11 on all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Ieframe.dll

11.0.9600.18501

13,652,992

12-Oct-2016

23:34

x86

Ieframe.ptxml

Not applicable

24,486

06-Feb-2014

05:40

Not applicable

Internet Explorer 11 on all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Ieframe.dll

11.0.9600.18501

15,256,576

12-Oct-2016

23:56

x64

Ieframe.ptxml

Not applicable

24,486

06-Feb-2014

05:41

Not applicable

Ie9props.propdesc

Not applicable

2,843

24-Sep-2013

02:34

Not applicable

Ieframe.dll

11.0.9600.18501

13,652,992

12-Oct-2016

23:34

x86

Wow64_ieframe.ptxml

Not applicable

24,486

06-Feb-2014

05:43

Not applicable


Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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