Update rollup includes a security update for Windows Embedded Compact 2013 (December 2015)


An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 2013. This rollup resolves the security issues that are described in the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
  • 3061518 MS15-055: Vulnerability in Schannel could allow information disclosure: May 12, 2015

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Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update for December 2015 is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.



Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.



Registry information

In Windows Embedded Compact 2013, the ClientMinKeyBitLength registry entry that's introduced in KB 3061518 is located in the following registry path:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Comm\SecurityProviders\SCHANNEL


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



File information

Status

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

References

Learn about the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.
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Windows Embedded Compact 2013

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