Microsoft today released a new cumulative update Build 16299.192 (10.0.16299.192) to everyone on Fall Creators update. Cumulative update KB4056892 brings this build and is available to install.
As expected this cumulative update doesn’t bring anything new in terms of changes and features. This update is supposed to be an emergency update to fix an Intel and AMD chip exploit found and reported yesterday. There are fixes and security updates for Windows components. Read the full changelog below.
You can check the update availability by going to Settings–>Update & Security–>Windows update–>Check for updates.
Windows 10 Build 16299.192(KB4056892) Changelog:
Improvements and fixes
This update includes quality improvements. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include:
- Addresses issue where event logs stop receiving events when a maximum file size policy is applied to the channel.
- Addresses issue where printing an Office Online document in Microsoft Edge fails.
- Addresses issue where the touch keyboard doesn’t support the standard layout for 109 keyboards.
- Addresses video playback issues in applications such as Microsoft Edge that affect some devices when playing back video on a monitor and a secondary, duplicated display.
- Addresses issue where Microsoft Edge stops responding for up to 3 seconds while displaying content from a software rendering path.
- Addresses issue where only 4 TB of memory is shown as available in Task Manager in Windows Server version 1709 when more memory is actually installed, configured, and available.
- Security updates to Windows SMB Server, the Windows Subsystem for Linux, Windows Kernel, Windows Datacenter Networking, Windows Graphics, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, and the Microsoft Scripting Engine.