MS13-067: Description of the security update for SharePoint Server 2013 (coreserverloc): September 10, 2013

Introduction

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Server software that could allow remote code execution in the context of the W3WP service account.

Summary

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS13-067. To view the complete security bulletin, go to one of the following Microsoft websites:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help 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

Local support according to your country: International Support

More information about this security update

Known issues with this security update

After you install this security update on all SharePoint servers, you have to run the PSconfig tool to complete the installation.

Prerequisites to apply this security update

To apply this security update, you must have SharePoint Server 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.

Removal information

This security update cannot be removed.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces security update 2737969 .
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Article ID: 2810083 - Last Review: Sep 13, 2013 - Revision: 1

Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

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