Microsoft has now pushed new cumulative update KB4103718 to Windows 7.Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 is also receiving the same updates.

The updates only bring fixes and improvements for PCs and there are no new features and changes.

You can read the full changelog (what’s new) for this cumulative update below.

Windows 7 Build KB4103718 Changelog:

Improvements and fixes

This security update includes improvements and fixes that were part of update KB4093113 (released April 17, 2018) and addresses the following issues:

  • Addresses an issue that may cause a memory leak on SMB servers after installing KB4056897 or any other recent monthly update. This leak may occur when the requested path traverses a symbolic link, a mount point, or a directory junction and the registry key is set to 1: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\LanManServer\Parameters\EnableEcp
  • Addresses an issue that may cause an error when connecting to a Remote Desktop server. For more information, see CredSSP updates for CVE-2018-0886.
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Windows apps, Windows kernel, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows storage and filesystems, HTML help, and Windows Hyper-V.
  • Known issues in this update

    A stop error occurs on computers that don’t support Streaming Single Instructions Multiple Data (SIMD) Extensions 2 (SSE2).Microsoft is working on a resolution and will provide an update in an upcoming release

While these updates will be available via Windows update automatically on your PCs, you can download them and update your PC manually too. We are providing direct download links for these updates below.

KB4103718 Download Link