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

Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010


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.

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Non-security-related fixes that are included in this security update

This security update fixes the following issues:
  • When you click a user name if multiple matches are found for a people field on a SharePoint Server 2013 site in Internet Explorer 11, the matches are not displayed.
  • You cannot scroll to see the resources on the right-side grid of the build team page if there are many resources.

Prerequisites for installing this security update

To apply this update, you must have Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed.

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 "887012 Why you may be prompted to restart your computer after you install a security update on a Windows-based computer for more information."

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update:
2956208  MS15-022: Description of the security update for SharePoint Foundation 2010: March 10, 2015

Removal information

You cannot remove this security update.

Information for SharePoint servers and SharePoint services

  • After you install this security update on all SharePoint servers and SharePoint services, you have to run the PSconfig tool to complete the installation.
  • We do not recommend that you remove any security update.