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MS11-078: Description of the security update for the .NET Framework 3.5.1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2: October 11, 2011
Article ID: 2572076
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS11-078. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft websites:
How to obtain help and support for this security updateHelp installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update
Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support
Help protect your computer that is running Windows from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center
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Download informationThe following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
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119591Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.
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Restart informationThis security update does not require a restart. The installer stops the required services, applies the update, and then restarts the services. However, if the required services cannot be stopped for any reason, or if required files are being used, this update will require a restart. If this behavior occurs, a message appears that advises you to restart.
Removal informationTo remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs item or the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
To remove an update installed by Windows Update Stand-alone Installer (Wusa.exe), use the /Uninstall setup switch or click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then under Windows Update, click View installed updates and select from the list of updates.
Security update replacement informationThis security update does not replace a previously released security update.