MS15-135: Security update for Windows kernel-mode drivers to address elevation of privilege: December 8, 2015


This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to a targeted system and runs a specially crafted application.

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-135.

More Information

  • All future security and nonsecurity 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.

More information about this security update

The following articles contain more information about this security update as it relates to individual product versions. The articles may contain known issue information.
  • 3109094 MS15-128 and MS15-135: Description of the security update for Windows kernel-mode drivers: December 8, 2015
  • 3116869 Cumulative update for Windows 10: December 8, 2015
  • 3116900 Cumulative update for Windows 10 Version 1511: December 8, 2015

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
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Note For Windows RT and Windows RT 8.1, this update is available through Windows Update only.
Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

More Information

Security update deployment information
How to obtain help and support for this security update

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