Microsoft has released security bulletin MS13-013. To view the complete security bulletin, go to the following Microsoft website:
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In addition to the security vulnerabilities that are resolved by this security update, the following nonsecurity issue is also resolved:
Sync interval is a configurable parameter. However, it does not work as expected in certain scenarios. In these cases, the trimmer sync process does not accept the "syncIntervalMinutes" configuration changes. This situation can affect customers who require a higher freshness requirement for user group syncing of documents.
This update applies a change to the trimmer sync frequency in the Microsoft.sharepoint.search.extended.security.trimingsync.exe.config file.
More information about this security update
Installation informationImportant After you install this security update on all FAST servers, you must run the PSconfig tool to complete the installation. For more information about how to use the PSconfig tool, go to the following Microsoft TechNet website:
Prerequisites to apply this security updateTo apply this security update, you must have Service Pack 1 for Microsoft FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint installed on the computer.
For more information about how to obtain the service pack, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2460039 Description of FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint SP1
Restart informationYou may have to restart the computer after you install this security update.
In some cases, this update does not require a restart. If the required files are being used, this update will require a restart. If this behavior occurs, a message is displayed that advises you to restart the computer.
To help reduce the possibility that a restart will be required, stop all affected services and close all applications that may use the affected files before you install this security update. For more information about the reasons why you may be prompted to restart, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
887012 Why you may be prompted to restart your computer after you install a security update on a Windows-based computer
Removal informationThis security update cannot be removed.
Security update replacement informationThis security update replaces the following security update:
2553402 MS12-067: Description of the security update for FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint Service Pack 1: October 9, 2012