LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB2811660 Which is a Cumulative Update Package for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 15-MAR-2013

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    ·      (March 15,2013) Microsoft has released KB2811660. This is a cumulative update package for Windows 8 and for Windows Server 2012. This cumulative update package includes performance and reliability improvements for Windows 8 and for Windows Server 2012. Microsoft recommends that you apply this cumulative update as part of your regular maintenance routines. This update package resolves the following issues:


    ·         Improves reliability of USB 3.0 device initialization.

    ·         Resolves an issue in which the On-Screen Keyboard displays incorrectly when you use a RemoteApp app.

    ·         Resolves an issue that could cause errors when you manage a Group Policy Object (GPO) that has software installation settings.

    ·         Improves Wi-Fi reliability when Windows 8 devices resume from hybrid sleep.

    ·         Provides consistent rendering of bold text for some Windows 8 apps when compared to earlier versions of Windows.


    ·         Please visit the following page for more details,


    ·         Note: If this update is applied via Windows Update then the following KBs will also be installed:

      • 2815769
      • 2800088
      • 2812829
      • 2823233

    Otherwise a separate install is required for each KB listed above.



    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2811660_MSU


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    • windows8-rt-kb2811660-x86.msu
    • windows8-rt-kb2811660-x64.msu


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