A new cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1511, also known as November Update or Threshold 2, was released by Microsoft. This time we have a change log and know exactly what happens by installing this update. Let's explore this update.
A version bump becomes along with the installation of the new cumulative update KB3135173. It should be delivered automatically for your PC unless you have disabled Windows Update in Windows 10.
If it has already been installed, you will find it in the list of installed updates.
According to Microsoft, the KB3135173 patch doesn't bring any new features or interface changes:
This update includes quality improvements and security fixes. No new operating system features are being introduced this month.
The following security fixes and improvements were included in KB3135173:
- Fixed issues with authentication, update installation, and operating system installation.
- Fixed issue with Microsoft Edge browser caching visited URLs while using InPrivate browsing.
- Fixed issue that didn't allow simultaneous install of apps from the Windows Store and updates from Windows Update.
- Fixed issue that delayed the availability of songs added to the Groove Music app in Windows 10 Mobile.
- Improved security in the Windows kernel.
- Fixed security issues that could allow remote code execution when malware is run on the target system.
- Fixed security issues in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 that could allow code from a malicious website to be installed and run on a device.
- Fixed additional issues with the Windows UX, Windows 10 Mobile , Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, and taskbar.
- Fixed additional security issues with .NET Framework, Windows Journal, Active Directory Federation Services, NPS Radius Server, kernel-mode drivers, and WebDAV.
If you faced any issues installing this update or after installing it, please let us know in the comments.