Microsoft has released the security bulletin MS13-015. You can view the complete security bulletin by going to one of the following Microsoft websites:
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PrerequisitesTo install this update, you must have Windows Installer 3.1 or a later version installed on the computer. To obtain the latest version of Windows Installer, go to the following Microsoft website:
Command-line switches for this updateFor information about the various command-line switches that are supported by this update, go to the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) website:
Restart informationThis update does not require a system restart after you apply it unless files being updated are locked or in use.
Update replacement informationThis update replaces the following update:
2686827 MS12-038: Description of the security update for the .NET Framework 4 on Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2: June 12, 2012
Update removal informationNote We do not recommend that you remove any security update.
To remove this update, use the Add or Remove Programs item or use the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
File informationThe English (United States) version of this update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the 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 the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.
For all supported x86-based versions of systems
For all supported x64-based versions of systems
For all supported IA-64-based versions of systems
Applies toThis article applies to the following:
- Microsoft .NET Framework 4 when used with:
- Windows 7
- Windows 7 Service Pack 1
- Windows Server 2008 R2
- Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1
- Windows Vista Service Pack 2
- Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2
- Windows XP Service Pack 3
- Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
Article ID: 2789642 - Last Review: Feb 12, 2013 - Revision: 1