Description of the security update for SharePoint Foundation 2013: October 8, 2019

Applies to: Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013 Service Pack 1


This security update resolves a cross-site-scripting (XSS) vulnerability that exists if Microsoft SharePoint Server does not ccorrectly sanitize a specially crafted web request to an affected SharePoint server. To learn more about the vulnerability, see the following security advisories: 

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 1 for Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013 installed on the computer.

Improvements and fixes

This security update contains a fix for the following nonsecurity issue:

  • If you visit a Content Search Web Part (CSWP) from the Google page viewer, or if you set the AlwaysRenderOnServer boolean value in a CSWP to True, the web part displays no content after update 4461549 is applied. After this update is applied, CSWP works as expected.

    Note To fix this issue completely, you have to install 4475608 together with this update.

How to get and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft Update

This update is available from Microsoft Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to get security updates automatically, see Windows Update: FAQ.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

You can get the standalone update package through the Microsoft Download Center. Follow the installation instructions on the download page to install the update.

More information

Security update deployment information

For deployment information about this update, see security update deployment information: October 8, 2019.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update 4484098.

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
sts2013-kb4484122-fullfile-x64-glb.exe D03F73037CCA770B1467AC57B395BE91D602B7C7 4B3B68923F45F1493C0F6FAEFC4266CBEF3F19BC2B4FD72CF51C2873C1DE1AA0

File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

How to get help and support for this security update

Help for installing updates: Protect yourself online

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Microsoft Security

Local support according to your country: International Support