This update resolves a vulnerability in the Microsoft .NET Framework that could allow remote code execution on a client system if a user views a specially crafted webpage by using a web browser that can run XAML Browser Applications (XBAPs).
Microsoft has released the security bulletin MS13-052. 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, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2844699 Command-line switches for Microsoft .NET Framework security update packages
Restart informationThis update does not require a system restart after you apply it unless files that are being updated are locked or in use.
Update replacement informationThis update replaces the following update:
Update removal informationNote We do not recommend that you remove any security update.
To remove this update, use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel.