Win 10 update

Three WU updates have been pushed to devices on Windows 10 Build 10041. Updates KB3046049, KB3050284, KB3050279 brings fixes to many bugs like Start Screen, Task View, bring a collection of fixes for Microsoft Surface Hub devices and also fixes a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. Read the details below and click on the updates name to follow official link and read more.

Update KB3046049:

This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that facilitates exploitation of the publicly disclosed FREAK technique, an industry-wide issue that is not specific to Windows operating systems. This vulnerability could allow a man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attacker to force the key length of an RSA key to be downgraded to EXPORT-grade length in a TLS connection. Any Windows system that uses Schannel to connect to a remote TLS server by using an insecure cipher suite is affected.

Update KB3050284:


  • This update resolves a problem that may result in a transparent Start screen and Task view, transparencies when snapping or dragging windows, and can cause desktop thumbnails to appear as black squares.

  • This update resolves a problem that results in severe graphical artifacts on screen when Magnifier is launched in docked or lens mode.

  • This update contains a reliability improvement to resolve a common system crash.

Update KB3050279:

This update includes fixes for the following issues in Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 10041:

  • Sharing the desktop in a meeting causes remote users to see a black rectangle instead of the desktop in the Lync client.

  • Selecting the I’m Done button may cause the user interface to crash, thus making the Call, Whiteboard, and Connect buttons nonfunctional.

  • If the Connect app is closed via the task switcher and then restarted, it may crash.