Microsoft August 2022 Security Updates


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[FONT=&quot][h=1]August 2022 Security Updates[/h][h=2]Updates this Month[/h]This release consists of security updates for the following products, features and roles.

  • .NET Core
  • Active Directory Domain Services
  • Azure Batch Node Agent
  • Azure Real Time Operating System
  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Azure Sphere
  • Microsoft ATA Port Driver
  • Microsoft Bluetooth Driver
  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based)
  • Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Office Excel
  • Microsoft Office Outlook
  • Microsoft Windows Support Diagnostic Tool (MSDT)
  • Remote Access Service Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol
  • Role: Windows Fax Service
  • Role: Windows Hyper-V
  • System Center Operations Manager
  • Visual Studio
  • Windows Bluetooth Service
  • Windows Canonical Display Driver
  • Windows Cloud Files Mini Filter Driver
  • Windows Defender Credential Guard
  • Windows Digital Media
  • Windows Error Reporting
  • Windows Hello
  • Windows Internet Information Services
  • Windows Kerberos
  • Windows Kernel
  • Windows Local Security Authority (LSA)
  • Windows Network File System
  • Windows Partition Management Driver
  • Windows Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol
  • Windows Print Spooler Components
  • Windows Secure Boot
  • Windows Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP)
  • Windows Storage Spaces Direct
  • Windows Unified Write Filter
  • Windows WebBrowser Control
  • Windows Win32K
Please note the following information regarding the security updates:
[h=2]Security Update Guide Blog Posts[/h][h=2]Relevant Information[/h]
  • The new Hotpatching feature is now generally available. Please see Hotpatching feature for Windows Server Azure Edition virtual machines (VMs) for more information.
  • Windows 10 updates are cumulative. The monthly security release includes all security fixes for vulnerabilities that affect Windows 10, in addition to non-security updates. The updates are available via the Microsoft Update Catalog. For information on lifecycle and support dates for Windows 10 operating systems, please see Windows Lifecycle Facts Sheet.
  • Microsoft is improving Windows Release Notes. For more information, please see What's next for Windows release notes.
  • A list of the latest servicing stack updates for each operating system can be found in ADV990001. This list will be updated whenever a new servicing stack update is released. It is important to install the latest servicing stack update.
  • In addition to security changes for the vulnerabilities, updates include defense-in-depth updates to help improve security-related features.
  • Customers running Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, or Windows Server 2008 need to purchase the Extended Security Update to continue receiving security updates. See 4522133 for more information.
[h=2]FAQs, Mitigations, and Workarounds[/h]The following CVEs have FAQs, Mitigations, or Workarounds. You can see these in more detail from the Vulnerabilities tab by selecting FAQs, Mitigations and Workarounds columns in the Edit Columns panel.

[h=2]Known Issues[/h]You can see these in more detail from the Deployments tab by selecting Known Issues column in the Edit Columns panel.
For more information about Windows Known Issues, please see Windows message center (links to currently-supported versions of Windows are in the left pane).
KB ArticleApplies To
5012170Windows 11, Secure Boot Standalone
5016616Windows 10, version 20H2, Windows Server, version 20H2, Windows 10, version 21H1, Windows 10, version 21H2
5016623Windows 10, version 1809, Windows Server 2019
5016627Windows Server 2022
5016629Windows 11
5016669Windows Server 2008 (Monthly Rollup)
5016676Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 (Monthly Rollup)
5016679Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 (Security-only update)
5016686Windows Server 2008 (Security-only update)


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