Summary

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted document or visits a specially crafted website. 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 MS16-055.

More Information

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 8.1, this update is available through Windows Update only.

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 MS16-055 that corresponds to the version of Windows that you are running.

More Information

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 name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

Windows6.0-KB3156016-x64.msu

B141848EF2A31F8E54C04F3131FC662B89FE0B87

CC9553F3D25D3147C562912F22DFE2C9B39C74E272A0E10F4AD4853F8D5F2F03

Windows6.0-KB3156016-x86.msu

A2E8E5D98428F1B03EFB8BB117AA121779457755

20DA78915D576F05884B266C0C2EC597C7F7C5F64561623764B64DBC30937546

Windows6.1-KB3156016-x64.msu

97FA9ECB5F3A03A0739C6BAEEA3D9371C1474A6A

FF5236113B84ED8E3790C23B6839C26A4A8BB344CC8408478EB7959E158D0BEF

Windows6.1-KB3156016-ia64.msu

F97607F3A741C7404579BC63EAB7BA69EB6C9879

1295CE3825E5BD1620E8E91445093EDBB48FC4028759432B259AD88810EE3B59

Windows8.1-KB3156016-x64.msu

2FFB99BD6BE99C89786374A3E2FF754721B0ED42

6FCA4D6253FD46975D15D680ECA3896607585D1785AA18431B5F631D019CB911

Windows8-RT-KB3156016-x64.msu

BCD3774ED9EBDDD1B736C9F06AE1D47988ABFBD0

418251FB904E4E8161053D0BCAF67E7234576BEE4DFA3FC253C78B5412C1F26E

Windows8.1-KB3156016-x86.msu

6A273069C727708E2C4F4F11AAB69BFFA77CD3A5

DE746D2BCF70C38E29E5FA663DC48C027A92B1ED22967FAF18FA3F6B23181277

Windows6.1-KB3156016-x86.msu

EA2CF88A256D4138109847DDC5CEC66F3F660EFA

82E2792546A9518C544D83486650DA602C06F5B87FCC23B0DEDA173C86E579C7


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

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 2.19xxx

    Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

    SP2

    GDR

    6.0.600 2.23xxx

    Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

    SP2

    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 x64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

7.0.6002.19647

566,272

21-Apr-2016

15:54

x64

D3d10level9.dll

7.0.6002.23950

566,272

09-Apr-2016

20:01

x64

D3d10level9.dll

7.0.6002.19647

486,912

21-Apr-2016

14:24

x86

D3d10level9.dll

7.0.6002.23950

486,912

09-Apr-2016

19:07

x86

For all supported x86-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

7.0.6002.19647

486,912

21-Apr-2016

14:24

x86

D3d10level9.dll

7.0.6002.23950

486,912

09-Apr-2016

19:07

x86

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 1.18xxx

    Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2

    SP1

    GDR

    6.1.760 1.23 xxx

    Windows 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 x64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

6.1.7601.23432

573,952

14-Apr-2016

16:42

x64

D3d10level9.dll

6.2.9200.21830

647,680

14-Apr-2016

13:21

x64

D3d10level9.dll

6.1.7601.23432

489,984

14-Apr-2016

15:33

x86

D3d10level9.dll

6.2.9200.21830

603,648

14-Apr-2016

13:49

x86

For all supported ia64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

6.1.7601.23432

742,912

14-Apr-2016

15:33

IA-64

D3d10level9.dll

6.1.7601.23432

489,984

14-Apr-2016

15:33

x86

For all supported x86-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

6.1.7601.23432

489,984

14-Apr-2016

15:33

x86

D3d10level9.dll

6.2.9200.21830

603,648

14-Apr-2016

13:49

x86

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:

    Version

    Product

    Milestone

    Service branch

    6.3.960 0.17 xxx

    Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2

    RTM

    GDR

  • 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 name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

6.3.9600.18302

738,096

10-Apr-2016

07:48

x64

D3d10level9.dll

6.3.9600.18302

613,624

10-Apr-2016

07:48

x86

For all supported x86-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

6.3.9600.18302

613,624

10-Apr-2016

07:48

x86

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 0.17xxx

    Windows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012

    RTM

    GDR

    6.2.920 0.21xxx

    Windows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012

    RTM

    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 x64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

D3d10level9.dll

6.2.9200.21830

675,328

09-Apr-2016

05:49

x64

D3d10level9.dll

6.2.9200.21830

554,496

09-Apr-2016

06:23

x86


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