MS13-084: Description of the security update for Office Web Apps Server 2013: October 8, 2013

Applies to: Office Web Apps Server 2013


Microsoft has released security bulletin MS13-084. To view the complete security bulletin, go to one of the following Microsoft websites.

How to obtain help and support for this security update

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More information about this security update

To install this security update, follow the steps on the following Microsoft TechNet website:

Prerequisites to apply this security update

There are no prerequisites for installing this security update.

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

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update:
2817305 MS13-067: Description of the security update for Office Web Apps Server 2013: September 10, 2013

Removal information

This security update cannot be removed.

File information

For a list of the files that are provided in this update 2827222, see the following: