LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB3156418 the May 2016 Update Rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 19-MAY-2016

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    ·         (May 19, 2016) Microsoft has released KB3156418 which is the May 2016 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 resolves issues and includes performance and reliability improvements. We recommend that you apply this update rollup as part of your regular maintenance routines. Check out the fixed issues in this update. Also notice that there is a prerequisite and a restart requirement for installing this update.

    Issues that this update resolves
    This update package fixes the problems that are documented in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles.
    Fixed issues

    For Home Users:
    KB3154184 Explorer.exe crashes repeatedly when you try to log on to a remote desktop in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3148849 Storage device is locked out when it is moved to Device Power State D3 in Windows
    KB3145400 Application that uses PDF WinRT API may crash when you open a PDF file in Windows 8.1 or Windows RT 8.1

    For IT Professionals:
    KB3155444 PXE clients computers may freeze during multithread network transfers in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3155218 Memory leak occurs in the Lsass.exe process after you install security update 3067505 in Windows
    KB3155206 "0x3B" Stop error on Windows Server 2012 R2-based VMs that are deployed by SCVMM service template
    KB3155088 NetLogon 3210 events are logged after MSA renews it password in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3155039 Error 1326 when you change domain account password in Windows
    KB3153725 Incorrect search result when you search for certain files with German naming criterias in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3152614 VSS backup fails when BitLocker is enabled on a system partition on a Windows Server 2012 R2-based server
    KB3152240 RPCSS service process crashes or becomes unresponsive in Windows Server 2012 R2 or Windows 8.1
    KB3150126 Replicated files are deleted on all the other DFSR nodes in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3148533 MFA fallback authentication fails through ADFS proxy in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3146623 "0x00000050" Stop error during backup operations in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3143779 DFSR service crashes randomly during data replication in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3139606 No VPN traffic passes through a VPN client in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3121258 MPIO LUN loss on storage controller failover in Windows Server 2012 R2
    KB3156066 IP Helper service crashes when the port proxy interface is removed in Windows
    KB3155768 Firewall service freezes and crashes if the firewall logging is enabled in Windows
    KB3155495 You can't use the Active Directory shadow principal groups feature for groups that are always filtered out in Windows
    KB3155466 "Preview not available" error when you use an application to print in Windows
    KB3155465 Location apps can't retrieve the correct GPS location data in Windows

    Please visit the following page for more details:

    New Vulnerabilities

    ·            Vulnerability ID – 3156418_MSU

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID – N/A

    New Patch Downloads

    ·          windows8.1-kb3156418-x86.msu

    ·          windows8.1-kb3156418-x64.msu

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