MS16-152 – Important: Security Update for Windows Kernel (3199709) – Version: 1.0

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Severity Rating: Important
Revision Note: V1.0 (December 13, 2016): Bulletin published.
Summary: The security update addresses the vulnerability by helping to ensure the kernel API correctly enforces access controls applied to this information. This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows Kernel improperly handles objects in memory.