New Feature for Windows Embedded Standard 7; December 2011 Security Updates for XPe and Standard 2009 Live on ECE

Microsoft Windows Embedded team made available the December 2011 Security Updates for Microsoft Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 3 and Windows Embedded Standard 2009.December Security Updates include:"KB2618444 - Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer.KB2618451 - Cumulative Security Update for ActiveX Kill Bits.KB2619339 - Vulnerability in Windows Media Could Allow Remote Code Execution.KB2620712 - Vulnerability in […]

Microsoft Windows EmbeddedMicrosoft Windows Embedded team made available the December 2011 Security Updates for Microsoft Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 3 and Windows Embedded Standard 2009.

December Security Updates include:

  • "KB2618444 - Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer.
  • KB2618451 - Cumulative Security Update for ActiveX Kill Bits.
  • KB2619339 - Vulnerability in Windows Media Could Allow Remote Code Execution.
  • KB2620712 - Vulnerability in Windows Client/Server Runtime Subsystem Could Allow Elevation of Privilege.
  • KB2624667 - Vulnerability in OLE Could Allow Remote Code Execution.
  • KB2633171 - Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege.
  • KB2639417 - Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution.
  • KB2633952 - December 2011 DST Cumulative Update," revealed the team.

Also, the announced a set of new feature updates for Windows Embedded Standard 7 SP1 are now available on ECE. This update contains the following applications and out-of-band application templates:

  • "Silverlight 5 for Windows Embedded Standard 7 SP1
    • A Windows Embedded Standard 7 SP1 compatible application template and documentation, for use with the Silverlight 5 runtime. The compatible application template allows creation of a Windows Embedded Standard 7 image that is compatible with the Silverlight 5 runtime. The Silverlight 5 runtime allows rich media and graphics to be displayed in a browser or desktop.
  • Microsoft Chart Controls for .NET Framework 3.5 for Windows Embedded Standard 7 SP1
    • A Windows Embedded Standard 7 SP1 compatible application template and documentation, for use with the Microsoft Chart Controls for Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5. The Microsoft Chart Controls for Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 will install new assemblies that contain the ASP.NET and Windows Forms Chart Controls," the team said.

You can download the Decemeber 2011 Updates here, and the new features rolled into the Windows Embedded Standard 7 SP1 December 2011 Feature Update here.