MS14-025: Description of the security update for Group Policy Preferences for systems that don't have update 2919355 installed: May 13, 2014


Microsoft has released security bulletin MS14-025. To learn more about this security bulletin:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help installing updates:
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Security solutions for IT professionals:
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File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time and with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 file information
Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 file information
Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 file information
Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 file information

More Information

For more information about the behavioral changes that are introduced by this update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2962486 Vulnerability in Group Policy Preferences could allow elevation of privilege

Article ID: 2961899 - Last Review: May 14, 2014 - Revision: 1