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MS16-155: Description of the Security Only .NET Framework 4.6.2 updates for Windows Server 2012: December 13, 2016

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This update resolves vulnerabilities in the Microsoft .NET Framework. A security vulnerability exists in the .NET Framework which could allow an attacker to access information at rest that should be defended by cryptographic mechanisms. This update fixes the way the Framework handles the key and therefore defends the data at rest. To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-155.

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Additional information about this security update

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  • 3204801  MS16-155: Description of the Security Only Update for the .NET Framework 4.6.2 for Windows Server 2012: December 13, 2016

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How to obtain help and support for this security update
Help for installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center

Local support according to your country: International Support

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Applies to

This article applies to the following:
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.2 when used with:
    • Windows Server 2012

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Article Info
Article ID : 3205407
Revision : 1
Created on : 1/7/2017
Published on : 12/13/2016
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