LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB3100956 to Address an RDS Issue 24-NOV-2015

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    ·       (November 24, 2015) Microsoft has released KB3100956 to address an issue that occurs when you try to log on to Windows Server 2012 R2 by using Remote Desktop Services (RDS).

    When there are many services in start-pending state or one or more services are slow to start, the logon to the system is blocked until all services are started, and the "Please wait" message is displayed on the screen. Additionally, you may see Event ID 9009 that looks something like this in the Application log:

    Log Name: Application
    Source: Desktop Window Manager
    Date: Date
    Event ID: 9009
    Task Category: None
    Level: Information
    Keywords: Classic
    User: N/A
    Computer: Computer
    Description: The Desktop Window Manager has exited with code (0xd00002fe)

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    New Vulnerabilities     

    ·          Vulnerability ID – 3100956_MSU  


    Changed Vulnerabilities     

    ·       Vulnerability ID – N/A    


    New Patch Downloads     

      ·     windows8.1-kb3100956-x86.msu  

      ·     windows8.1-kb3100956-x64.msu  


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