MS15-046: Description of the security update for SharePoint Server 2010 Excel Services: June 9, 2015

Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010

INTRODUCTION


Microsoft has released security bulletin MS15-046. To learn more about this security bulletin:

Download information

This update is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center.

Download Download the security update for SharePoint Server 2010 Excel Services

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

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Local support according to your country:
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Prerequisites for installing this security update

To install this security update, you must have Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed on the computer.

For more information about how to obtain the service packs, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 
  • 2460045 Description of SharePoint Server 2010 SP1
  • 2687453 Description of SharePoint Server 2010 SP2

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.

For more information, see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
887012  Why you may be prompted to restart your computer after you install a security update on a Windows-based computer 

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update:
2826029 MS13-084: Description of the security update for Excel Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010: October 8, 2013

Removal information

You cannot remove this security update.

Information for SharePoint servers and SharePoint services

Note After you install this security update on all SharePoint servers and SharePoint services, you have to run the PSconfig tool to complete the installation.