- Nov 19, 2013
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I did not even know that, that was a thing.The patches have been deployed to customer systems via an update to the Windows Codecs Library, delivered through the Windows Store app -- not the Windows Update mechanism.
I mean I realize that you get updates to "apps" through the Windows Store.
I just wasn't aware that it was a means of updating the Operating System bits.
SOURCE: https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2020-1425?irgwc=1&clickid=3Y8QSJTU4xyOT--wUx0Mo3cmUkiUsEStRSEJQY0&OCID=AID2000143_AFF_159047_3327__243952&WT.mc_id=AID2000143_AFF_159047_3327__243952&OWTGT=AFF_159047The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how Microsoft Windows Codecs Library handles objects in memory.