MS15-022: Description of the security update for SharePoint Foundation 2013: March 10, 2015

Introduction

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office server and productivity software that could allow remote code execution if an authenticated attacker sends specially crafted page content to a target Microsoft SharePoint server.

Summary

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS15-022. To learn more about this security bulletin:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals:
TechNet Security Support and Troubleshooting

Help protect your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus and Security Solution Center

Local support according to your country:
International Support

Download information

This update is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center.

Prerequisites to apply this security update

To install this security update, you must have Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013 installed on the computer.

Restart information

You 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.

See Why you may be prompted to restart your computer after you install a security update on a Windows-based computer for more information.

Security update replacement information

This security update does not replace a previously released update.

Removal information

This security update cannot be removed.
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Article ID: 2760508 - Last Review: Mar 10, 2015 - Revision: 1

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