Microsoft Windows Security Updates May 2020 overview

Welcome to the overview for Microsoft’s May 2020 Patch Day; Microsoft launched safety updates and non-security updates for all supported variations of Windows — each consumer and server variations — on May 10, 2020. Updates are additionally accessible for different Microsoft merchandise together with Microsoft Office.

The overview offers system directors and finish customers with data on the launched patches. It contains hyperlinks to all help articles, direct downloads for the core Windows updates, working system distribution data, an inventory of recognized points and printed safety advisories since the last Patch Day.

Microsoft Windows Security Updates May 2020

windows security updates may 2020

Download the next Excel spreadsheet to your gadget; it accommodates an inventory of all safety updates that Microsoft launched on the May 2020 Patch Day for all of its merchandise. Click on the next hyperlink to obtain the spreadsheet: security-updates-windows-may-2020

Executive Summary

  • Microsoft launched safety updates for all supported variations of Windows (consumer and server).
  • Security updates are additionally accessible for Microsoft Edge (new and outdated), Internet Explorer, Microsoft Office, Windows Defender, Visual Studio, Microsoft Dynamics, .Net Framework and Core, Power BI.

Operating System Distribution

  • Windows 7  (prolonged help solely): 26 vulnerabilities: 1 important and 26 essential
    • CVE-2020-1153 | Microsoft Graphics Components Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows eight.1: 30 vulnerabilities: 2 rated important and 28 rated essential
    • CVE-2020-1136 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1153 | Microsoft Graphics Components Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows 10 model 1803: 71 vulnerabilities: 5 important and 66 essential
    • CVE-2020-1136 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1126 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1117 | Microsoft Color Management Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1028 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1153 | Microsoft Graphics Components Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows 10 model 1809: 75 vulnerabilities: 5 important and 70 essential
    • identical as Windows 10 model 1803
  • Windows 10 model 1903: 78 vulnerabilities: 5 important and 73 essential
    • identical as Windows 10 model 1803
  • Windows 10 model 1909: 
    • identical as Windows 10 model 1903

Windows Server merchandise

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (prolonged help solely): 26 vulnerabilities, 5 important, 27 essential
    • CVE-2020-1153 | Microsoft Graphics Components Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows Server 2012 R2: 29 vulnerabilities: 2 important and 27 essential.
    • CVE-2020-1136 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1153 | Microsoft Graphics Components Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows Server 2016: 61 vulnerabilities: 5 important and 56 essential.
    • CVE-2020-1136 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1126 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1153 | Microsoft Graphics Components Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1117 | Microsoft Color Management Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1028 | Media Foundation Memory Corruption Vulnerability
  • Windows Server 2019: 75 vulnerabilities: 5 important and 70 are essential
    • identical as Windows Server 2016

Other Microsoft Products

  • Internet Explorer 11: 7 vulnerability: three important, four essential
  • Microsoft Edge:  5 vulnerabilities: three important, 2 essential
    • CVE-2020-1065 | Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1037 | Chakra Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    • CVE-2020-1056 | Microsoft Edge Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Edge on Chromium:
    • see here (latest safety patches from the Chromium mission)

Windows Security Updates

Windows 7 SP1 and Server 2008 R2

Changes, fixes, and enhancements

  • Kingdom of Morocco daylight saving time updates. (each)
  • Security Updates. (each)
  • Fixed a problem that prevented some apps from putting in if they’re printed utilizing a Group Policy Object.(Monthly Rollup)
  • Fixed a problem that made Windows report the connection state of community interfaces incorrectly. (Monthly Rollup)

Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

Changes, fixes, and enhancements

  • Kingdom of Morocco daylight saving time updates. (each)
  • Security Updates. (each)
  • Addressed a problem that causes offline file syncing to cease responding or fail in mobsyc.exe. (Monthly Rollup)

Windows 10 model 1803

Changes, fixes, and enhancements

  • Kingdom of Morocco daylight saving time updates.
  • Addressed a problem that forestalls a name to NCryptGetProperty() from returning the proper pbOutput worth when pszProperty is about to “Algorithm Group” and you’re utilizing a Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2 gadget.
  • Security Updates

Windows 10 model 1809

Changes, fixes, and enhancements

  • Same as Windows 10 model 1803, plus
  • Shell Launcher v2 added to “enhance reliability and usefulness”.

Windows 10 model 1903 and 1909

Changes, fixes, and enhancements

  • Kingdom of Morocco daylight saving time updates.
  • Security Updates.

Other safety updates

KB4556798 — Cumulative safety replace for Internet Explorer: May 12, 2020

KB4556840 — 2020-05 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4556852 — 2020-05 Security Only Quality Update for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4556853 — 2020-05 Security Only Quality Update for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4556854 — 2020-05 Security Only Quality Update for Windows Server 2008

KB4556860 — 2020-05 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows Server 2008

KB4556804 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1703

KB4556812 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1709

KB4556813 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10 Version 1607

KB4556826 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1507

.NET

KB4552919 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2 for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2008

KB4552920 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.5.2 for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2008

KB4552921 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2

KB4552922 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2 for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552923 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2 for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4552932 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552933 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4552939 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework 2.zero, three.zero for Windows Server 2008

KB4552940 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework three.5.1 for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2

KB4552946 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.5.2 for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4552947 –2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework four.5.2 for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552951 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.6 for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2008

KB4552952 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.5.2 for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2008

KB4552953 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2

KB4552958 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2 for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552959 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2 for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4552961 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552962 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4552963 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework three.5 for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552964 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework 2.zero, three.zero for Windows Server 2008

KB4552965 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework three.5.1 for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2

KB4552966 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework three.5 for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4552967 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.5.2 for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4552968 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework four.5.2 for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552979 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework three.5 for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4552982 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework three.5 for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4556399 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework three.5.1, four.5.2, four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2, four.eight for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2

KB4556400 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework three.5, four.5.2, four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2, four.eight for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4556401 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework three.5, four.5.2, four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2, four.eight for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4556402 — 2020-05 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework 2.zero, three.zero, four.5.2, four.6 for Windows Server 2008

KB4556403 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework three.5.1, four.5.2, four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2, four.eight for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2

KB4556404 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework three.5, four.5.2, four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2, four.eight for Windows Embedded eight Standard and Windows Server 2012

KB4556405 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework three.5, four.5.2, four.6, four.6.1, four.6.2, four.7, four.7.1, four.7.2, four.eight for Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

KB4556406 — 2020-05 Security Only Update for .NET Framework 2.zero, three.zero, four.5.2, four.6 for Windows Server 2008

KB4552924 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework three.5 and four.7.2 for Windows Server 2019 and Windows 10 Version 1809

KB4552926 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10 Version 1607

KB4552927 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows 10 Version 1703

KB4552928 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows 10 Version 1709

KB4552929 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework four.eight for Windows 10 Version 1803 and Windows Server 2016 (1803)

KB4552930 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework three.5 and four.eight for Windows Server 2019 and Windows 10 Version 1809

KB4552931 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework three.5 and four.eight for Windows Server, model 1909, Windows 10 Version 1909, Windows Server 2019 (1903), and Windows 10 Version 1903

KB4556441 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework three.5, four.7.2 and four.eight for Windows Server 2019 and Windows 10 Version 1809

KB4552925 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework three.5 and four.eight for Windows 10 Version 2004

Servicing Stack Updates

KB4555448 — 2020-05 Servicing Stack Update for Windows Server 2008

KB4555449 — 2020-05 Servicing Stack Update for Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2

Known Issues

Windows 7 SP1 

  • Windows could present “Failure to configure Windows updates. Reverting Changes. Do not flip off your laptop” after putting in the replace.
    • This is anticipated if a) the gadget is just not supported for ESU or b) if the ESU MAK add-on key is just not put in or activated.

Windows 10 model 1809

  • Devices with some Asian language packs put in could present the error “0x800f0982 – PSFX_E_MATCHING_COMPONENT_NOT_FOUND.”.
    • Mitigation 1: Update and reinstall any not too long ago put in language packs. Select Check for Updates in Windows Update to put in the latest cumulative replace.
    • Mitigation 2 (if 1 doesn’t work): Reset the PC to an earlier model or restore a backup.

Security advisories and updates

ADV200004 | Availability of updates for Microsoft software program using the Autodesk FBX library

ADV200007 | OpenSSL Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability

Non-security associated updates

KB4557900 — 2020-05 Update for Windows eight.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Embedded eight Standard, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2008

KB890830 — Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool

Microsoft Office Updates

You discover Office replace data here.

How to obtain and set up the May 2020 safety updates

Security updates for Windows are printed by way of Windows Updates, different replace administration methods corresponding to WSUS, in addition to direct downloads on the Microsoft Update Catalog web site.

We suggest that backups are created earlier than updates are put in.

Do the next to test for brand spanking new updates:

  1. Open the Start Menu of the Windows working system, kind Windows Update and choose the end result.
  2. Select test for updates within the software that opens. Updates could also be put in robotically when they’re discovered or supplied by Windows; this will depend on the working system and model that’s used, and replace settings.

Direct replace downloads

Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2

  • KB4556836 — 2020-05 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows 7
  • KB4556843 — 2020-05 Security Only Quality Update for Windows 7

Windows eight.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

  • KB4556846 — 2020-05 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows eight.1
  • KB4556853 — 2020-05 Security Only Quality Update for Windows eight.1

Windows 10 (model 1803)

  • KB4556807 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1809

Windows 10 (model 1809)

  • KB4551853 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1809

Windows 10 (model 1903)

  • KB4556799 — 2020-5 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1903

Windows 10 (model 1909)

  • KB4556799 — 2020-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1909

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