MS14-044: Description of the security update for SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 (QFE): August 12, 2014

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2SQL Server 2008 R2 DeveloperSQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise

Introduction


A security issue has been identified in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 that could allow an attacker to compromise your system and gain control over it. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

Summary


Microsoft has released security bulletin MS14-044. To learn more about this security bulletin:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals:
TechNet Security Support and Troubleshooting

Help protect your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus and Security Solution Center

Local support according to your country:
International Support

More Information


Removal information

You can remove this software update by using the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel.


FILE INFORMATION


The English (United States) version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.