Update rollup includes a security update for Windows Embedded Compact 7 (September 2018)

An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 7. This rollup resolves the security issues that are described in the following Microsoft TechNet topic:

CVE-2018-0886 | CredSSP Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

This rollup updates the CredSSP authentication protocol and Remote Desktop clients. Mitigation consists of installing the update and then using registry-based settings to manage the CredSSP parameter setting. The update introduces the following registry setting:

Registry path: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Comm\SecurityProviders\CredSSP]

Value: AllowEncryptionOracle

Date type: DWORD

Possible settings for AllowEncryptionOracle

Dword value

Result

0

Force updated clients

1

Mitigated

2

Vulnerable


We recommend that you use the registry setting of 0 (force updated clients) or 1 (mitigated). Changes require a restart of the affected system.

Note The default value is 2 (vulnerable). After you install the 4479296 update, the default value will be changed to 1 (mitigated).

Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (September 2018) is now available from Microsoft. To download the update, go to the Device Partner Center (DPC).

The kind of processor that each file applies to is displayed in the name of each file in the "File information" section.

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previous updates for this product are installed.

Restart requirement

After you apply this update, you must perform a clean build of the whole platform. To do this, use one of the following methods:

  • On the Build menu, select Clean Solution, and then select Build Solution.

  • On the Build menu, select Rebuild Solution.

You don't have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace any other updates.

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 times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

File name

File size

Date

Time

Path

Common.reg

565,039

08-Aug-2018

17:38

Public\Common\Oak\Files

Credssp.lib

233,130

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Tspkg.lib

563,124

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Credssp.lib

249,448

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Tspkg.lib

658,226

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Credssp.lib

241,870

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Tspkg.lib

546,990

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Credssp.lib

233,150

08-Aug-2018

17:48

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Tspkg.lib

563,154

08-Aug-2018

17:48

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Credssp.lib

249,468

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Tspkg.lib

658,086

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Credssp.lib

241,890

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Tspkg.lib

547,014

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Credssp.lib

230,824

08-Aug-2018

17:46

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Tspkg.lib

559,514

08-Aug-2018

17:46

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Credssp.lib

247,138

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Tspkg.lib

654,486

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Credssp.lib

239,534

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Tspkg.lib

543,594

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Credssp.lib

229,148

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Tspkg.lib

555,856

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Credssp.lib

245,040

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Tspkg.lib

623,066

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Credssp.lib

236,752

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Tspkg.lib

541,054

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Credssp.lib

229,350

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Tspkg.lib

556,564

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Credssp.lib

245,256

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Tspkg.lib

623,728

08-Aug-2018

17:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Credssp.lib

236,952

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Tspkg.lib

541,716

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Credssp.lib

221,450

08-Aug-2018

17:43

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Tspkg.lib

515,648

08-Aug-2018

17:43

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Credssp.lib

226,976

08-Aug-2018

17:43

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Tspkg.lib

548,702

08-Aug-2018

17:43

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Credssp.lib

226,632

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Tspkg.lib

493,464

08-Aug-2018

17:44

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

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