MS14-036: Description of the security update for Lync 2010 Attendee (admin level installation): June 10, 2014

Introduction

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS14-036. To view the complete security bulletin, go to the following Microsoft website: 

How to obtain help and support for this security update

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Frequently asked questions

Q: How do I know whether I have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (admin level install) installed and not Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install)?

A: The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install) on a computer that is running a 32-bit operating system:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6F72D695-5188-4484-B21E-E16CD89C4008}\
The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (admin level install) on a computer that is running a 32-bit operating system:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{09335E49-1C8F-4973-9929-941BE9C6EF33}
The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install) on a computer that is running a 64-bit operating system:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6F72D695-5188-4484-B21E-E16CD89C4008}\
The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (admin level install) on a computer that is running a 64-bit operating system:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{09335E49-1C8F-4973-9929-941BE9C6EF33}

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.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update
2899395 MS13-096: Description of the security update for Lync 2010 Attendee (Administrator level installation): December 10, 2013

Removal information

Note We do not recommend that you remove any security update.

To remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs item or use the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
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Article ID: 2963284 - Last Review: Jun 10, 2014 - Revision: 1

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