Description of the security update for WES09 and POSReady 2009: February 13, 2018

Summary

An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the way that the Microsoft Windows Embedded OpenType (EOT) font engine parses specially crafted embedded fonts.

To learn more about the vulnerability, go to CVE-2018-0755.

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 Windows Update: FAQ.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

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

More Information


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 the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows XP file information

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help for installing updates: Windows Update: FAQ

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Support and Troubleshooting

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Microsoft Secure

Local support according to your country: International Support

File Information

File hash information

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

WindowsXP-KB4057893-x86-Embedded-ENU.exe

678A583E6A1BD73BEACCB0982F63BDD7DDE328FF

A5298C6A4014E68417AD05B9CA718DE0BF8EF70026648821C13A10168CBD4F76

For all supported x86-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

SP requirement

Service branch

Fontsub.dll

5.1.2600.7405

81,920

06-Jan-2018

06:02

x86

SP3

SP3QFE

T2embed.dll

5.1.2600.7405

122,368

06-Jan-2018

06:02

x86

SP3

SP3QFE

Updspapi.dll

6.3.13.0

382,840

09-Jan-2015

21:25

x86

None

Not applicable

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