This security update resolves vulnerabilities that could allow remote code execution if an attacker sends a specially crafted URL request that contains international characters to a .NET web application.
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS14-057. Learn more about how to obtain the fixes included in this security bulletin:
- For individual, small business and organizational users, use the Windows automatic updating feature to install the fixes from Microsoft Update. To do this, see Stay up-to-date for more secure web browsing on the Microsoft Safety and Security Center website.
- For IT professionals, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-057 on the Security TechCenter website.
How to obtain help and support for this security updateHelp 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 and Security Solution Center
Local support according to your country: International support
More information about this security update
Restart informationThis update does not require a system restart after you apply it unless files being updated are locked or in use.
Update removal informationNote We do not recommend that you remove any security update.
To remove this update, use the Add or Remove Programs item or use the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
Article ID: 2972100 - Last Review: Oct 14, 2014 - Revision: 1