MS16-097: Security update for Microsoft Graphics Component: August 9, 2016

Summary

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, Skype for Business, and Microsoft Lync. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user either visits a specially crafted website or opens a specially crafted document. 

To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-097.

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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.

Additional information about this security update


The following articles contain additional information about this security update as it relates to individual product versions. The articles may contain known issue information.
  • 3178034 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Microsoft Graphics Component: August 9, 2016
  • 3176492 Cumulative update for Windows 10: August 9, 2016
  • 3176493 Cumulative update for Windows 10 Version 1511: August 9, 2016
  • 3176495 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1607: August 9, 2016
  • 3115109 MS16-097: Description of the security update for 2007 Microsoft Office Suite: August 9, 2016
  • 3115131 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Office 2010: August 9, 2016
  • 3115481 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Word Viewer: August 9, 2016
  • 3115408 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Skype for Business 2016: August 9, 2016
  • 3115431 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Lync 2013 (Skype for Business): August 9, 2016
  • 3174301 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Lync 2010: August 9, 2016
  • 3174302 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install): August 9, 2016
  • 3174304 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Lync 2010 Attendee (admin level install): August 9, 2016
  • 3174305 MS16-097: Description of the security update for Live Meeting Console: August 9, 2016

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

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