Ivanti Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB4012218 an Update with Improvements and Fixes -- Part of Monthly Rollup KB4012215 31-MAR-2017

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    ·      (March 31, 2017) Microsoft has released KB4012218 which is an update that includes improvements and fixes that were a part of Monthly Rollup KB4012215 (released March 14, 2017). This update also includes these new quality improvements and is a preview of the next Monthly Rollup update. Key changes include:
    Enabled detection of processor generation and hardware support when PC tries to scan or download updates through Windows Update.
    Simplified listing of Approved Servers in the Point and Print group policies by allowing wildcards in the server name.
    Addressed issue that produces corrupt output when using fread() to read data from a pipe. The runtime will sometimes drop the newlines between lines.
    Addressed issue to update time zone information.
    Addressed issue with the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service process that crashes on the domain controller when making certain Lightweight Directory Access Protocol requests.
    Please visit the following page for more details: https://support2.microsoft.com/kb/4012218  


    New Vulnerabilities     

    ·        Vulnerability ID – 4012218_MSU  


    Changed Vulnerabilities     

    ·      Vulnerability ID – N/A    


    New Patch Downloads     

      ·      windows6.1-kb4012218-x86.msu  

      ·      windows6.1-kb4012218-x64.msu  


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