SQL Server 2012 Updates


Here’s the release history for Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Each update is linked to its Microsoft knowledge base article with the download and the list of hotfixes included.

Service Pack Cumulative Update Release Date Build Support Ends
CU7 2017/01/18 11.0.6579.0 2022/07/12
CU6 2016/11/17 11.0.6567.0 2022/07/12
CU5 2016/09/21 11.0.6544.0  2022/07/12
CU4 2016/07/18 11.0.6540.0  2022/07/12
CU3 2016/05/17 11.0.6537.0  2022/07/12
CU2 2016/03/21 11.0.6523.0  2022/07/12
CU1 2016/01/20 11.0.6518.0  2022/07/12
SP3 – DownloadList of Bugs Fixed 2015/11/21 11.0.6020.0  2022/07/12
CU16 2017/01/18 11.0.5678.0 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU15 2016/11/17 11.0.5676.0 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU14 2016/09/21 11.0.5657 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU13 2016/07/18 11.0.5655 2017/01/10 – out of support
 CU12 2016/05/16 11.0.5649.0 2017/01/10 – out of support
 CU11 2016/03/21 11.0.5646.2  2017/01/10 – out of support
CU10 2016/01/20 11.0.5644.2 2017/01/10 – out of support
 CU9 2015/11/18 11.0.5641.0 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU8 2015/07/20 11.0.5634.0 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU7 2015/07/20 11.0.5623.0 2017/01/10 – out of support
Security Update 2015/07/14 11.0.5613 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU6 2015/05/18 11.0.5592 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU5 2015/03/16 11.0.5582 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU4 2015/01/19 11.0.5569 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU3 2014/11/17 11.0.5556 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU2 2014/09/15 11.0.5548 2017/01/10 – out of support
CU1 2014/07/23 11.0.5532 2017/01/10 – out of support
SP2 – DownloadNew Features and Improvements – List of Bugs Fixed 2014/06/10 11.0.5058  2017/01/10 – out of support
CU16 2015/05/18 11.0.3492 2015/07/14 – out of support
CU15 2015/03/16 11.0.3487 2015/07/14 – out of support
CU14 2015/01/19 11.0.3486 2015/07/14 – out of support
CU13 2014/11/17 11.0.3482 2015/07/14 – out of support
CU12 2014/09/15 11.0.3470 2015/07/14 – out of support
CU11 2014/07/21 11.0.3431 2015/07/14 – out of support
CU1-10 various various 2015/07/14 – out of support
Mandatory SP1 Hotfix – DownloadExplanation 2013/07/31 11.0.3128.0 2015/07/14 – out of support
SP1 – DownloadNew Features and Improvements – List of Bugs Fixed 2012/11/07 11.00.3000 2015/07/14
None (RTM) 2012/04/01 11.0.2100.60 2014/01/14 – out of support

Note that you can also spend more and get Premium Assurance for even longer support than we show here.