MS14-064: Description of the security update for Windows OLE: November 11, 2014


Microsoft has released security bulletin MS14-064. 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 Troubleshooting and Support

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

Local support according to your country:
International Support

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Known issues with this security update

Any application that uses the SafeArrayRedim function to change a SAFEARRAY from 1-based lower bound to 0-based lower bound without changing the number of elements will not achieve the desired results if update 3006226 is installed. To resolve this issue, install  update 3020338. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

3020338 Line of business applications cannot start after you apply update 3006226 in Windows


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.