It is June 12, 2018 and that means it is time for another Microsoft Patch Day overview. Microsoft releases security updates for its products on the second Tuesday of every month.
The overview offers information on all security and non-security updates that Microsoft released today as well as details about known issues, published security advisories, and the distribution of updates for all supported client and server operating systems and Microsoft's browsers.
The guide includes instructions on finding and download updates, direct download links for those that use them, and resource links pointing to Microsoft's website for further details on individual patches and the release in general.
As always, feel free to share your experience in the comment section below.
Click on the following link to download an Excel spreadsheet listing all released security updates for Microsoft products on the June Patch Day: june-2018-security-updates-windows.zip
Windows Server products
Other Microsoft Products
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KB4284867 -- Windows 7 SP1 Security-only update
KB4284826 -- Windows 7 SP1 Monthly Rollup update
KB4284878 -- Windows 8.1 SP1 Security-only update
KB4284815 -- Windows 8.1 Monthly Rollup update
KB4284880 -- Windows 10 version 1607 and Windows Server 2016
KB4284874 -- Windows 10 version 1703 cumulative update
KB4284819 -- Windows 10 version 1709 cumulative update
KB4284835 -- Windows 10 version 1803 cumulative update
KB4230450 -- Internet Explorer Cumulative update - The standalone update is not applicable for installation on devices that have the June 2018 updates (or later) installed already.
KB4093227 -- Windows Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) denial of service vulnerability in Windows Server 2008.
KB4130956 -- Remote code execution vulnerability in Windows Server 2008.
KB4230467 -- Security update for vulnerabilities in Windows Server 2008.
KB4234459 --Windows kernel information disclosure vulnerability in Windows Server 2008.
KB4284846 -- Security-only update for Windows Server 2012.
KB4284855 -- Monthly Rollup for Windows Server 2012
KB4293928 -- Security Update for Windows XP Embedded
KB4294413 -- Security update for the HIDParser elevation of privilege vulnerability in Windows Server 2008, Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, and Windows Embedded Standard 2009
Windows 7 SP1:
Stop error on computer systems that don't support SIMD or SSE2.
The network interface controller will stop working after you apply the update because of "an issue with Windows and third-party software that is related to a missing file (oem<number>.inf)".
Workaround: Start devmgmt.msc and select Action > Scan for Hardware Changes.
Alternative workaround: Right-click the device in the Device Manager and select Update. Then "search automatically for updated driver software" or "Browse my computer for driver software".
Windows 10 version 1607, Windows Server 2016:
Reliability issues have been observed during the creation of shielded VMs and the required artifacts for their deployment. There are also reliability issues for the Shielding File Wizard with or without the SCVMM interface.
Note: Existing shielded VMs and HGSs are not affected.
Windows 10 version 1709:
Issues with some non-English platforms where a few strings may be displayed in English instead of the selected interface language.
Windows 10 version 1803:
Some users may receive "An invalid argument was supplied" when accessing files from a shared folder using the SMBv1 protocol.
Workaround: Enable a different protocol version on client and server. See KB2696547.
ADV180012 -- Microsoft Guidance for Speculative Store Bypass
ADV180013 -- Microsoft Guidance for Rogue System Register Read
ADV180014 -- June 2018 Adobe Flash Security Update
KB4091666 -- Intel microcode updates for Windows 10 version 1507.
KB4091663 -- Intel microcode updates for Windows 10 version 1703.
KB4090007 -- Intel microcode updates for Windows 10 version 1709 and Windows Server 2016.
KB4100347 -- Intel microcode updates for Windows 10 version 1803 and Windows Server 2016.
KB4284848 -- Windows 10 version 1803 and Windows Server 2016
KB4293700 -- Critical compatibility update for upgrading to Windows 10 Version 1709
KB4293701 -- Compatibility update for upgrading to Windows 10 version 1803
KB890830 -- Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool - June 2018
KB4338548 -- Update for Windows 10 version 1803. Fixes a issue in QuickBooks Desktop; QuickBooks multi-user mode service fails to start with error "Windows could not start the QuickBooksDBXX service on Local Computer." and “Error 193: 0xc1”
KB4100403 -- Update for Windows 10 version 1803. KB4100403 cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1803. Fixes various issues.
KB4103714 -- Update for Windows 10 version 1709. See KB4103714 cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1709. Fixes various issues.
KB4103722 -- Update for Windows 10 version 1703.
KB4103720 -- Update for windows 10 version 1607 and Windows Server 2016. See Windows 10 version 1703 and 1607 updates KB4103722 and KB4103720. Fixes lots of issues.
Check out the June 2018 non-security updates overview for Office here. What follows is the list of released security updates for Microsoft Office products.
Note: Please back up your system partition or entire device before you install Windows updates. Things may go wrong and a backup ensures that you can restore the previous version.
Windows users and admins have several ways to obtain updates and install these on supported devices.
The default option for Home users is to use Windows Update but there are also options to download updates individually from the Microsoft Update Catalog website or through the use of third-party tools like Windows Update MiniTool.
Windows Update checks for updates regularly and will download and install them automatically by default on most systems.
Do the following to run a manual update check:
Note: If you use Windows 10, checking for updates may find new feature updates for Windows 10. If you don't want those, either configure Windows to postpone feature updates by switching from Semi-Annual Channel (Targeted) to Semi-Annual Channel under Advanced Options in Settings > Update & Security.
Updates for all supported versions of Windows may also be downloaded from the Microsoft Update Catalog website. Just click on the direct links below to do so.
Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP
Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 (version 1607)
Windows 10 (version 1703)
Windows 10 (version 1709)
Windows 10 (version 1803)
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