LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB2978092 to Address an Issue with OpenGL 15-SEP-2104

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    • (September 15, 2014) Microsoft has released KB2978092. This update improves graphics software or application reliability in OpenGL mode for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows RT, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, or Windows Server 2008 R2.

    Symptoms

    Consider the following scenario:

    1,You install update 2670838 on a computer that is running Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows RT, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1), or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.

    2,You try to run graphics software or an application that has the hardware acceleration feature disabled. In other words, the application uses software rendering instead of GPU rendering.

    3,The application uses Windows Advanced Rasterization Platform (WARP) for software rendering.

    In this scenario, the software or the application crashes.

    Please visit the following page for more details httphttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/2978092http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2978092http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2978092://support.microsoft.com/kb/2978092

     

       New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2978092

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A

     

    New Patch Downloads

    • windows6.1-kb2978092-x86.msu
    • windows6.1-kb2978092-x64.msu

     

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