Description of the security update for SharePoint Enterprise Server 2013: August 13, 2019

Applies to: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1

Summary


This security update resolves a cross-site-scripting (XSS) vulnerability that exists if Microsoft SharePoint Server does not correctly sanitize a specially crafted web request to an affected SharePoint server. To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2019-1203.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 1 for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 installed on the computer.

Improvements and fixes


This security update contains the following improvements:

  • Additional entry points in the SharePoint Central Administration site. This provides an option for migrating to SharePoint Online.

    Note To enable these improvements, you have to install updates 4475565 and 4475567 together with this update.

  • Additional support for the new Japanese era name to the Simplified Chinese (CHS) and Traditional Chinese (CHT) word breakers. They will be displayed as a compound in CHS/CHT word breaker outputs.

    Note To enable this improvement, you have to install KB 4475565 together with this update.

How to get and install the update


Method 1: Microsoft Update

This update is available from Microsoft Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to get security updates automatically, see Windows Update: FAQ.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

You can get the standalone update package through the Microsoft Download Center. Follow the installation instructions on the download page to install the update.

More information


Security update deployment information

For deployment information about this update, see security update deployment information: August 13, 2019.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update 4475522.

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
coreserverloc2013-kb4475557-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 303A520E96BDE44438C0E6AF13BF7FC4F4E80809 4CF2B73750166A8A570063FFD1EB78922E10AE6A2668CD5F04CEF2BEA95EB0C9


File information

Download the list of files that are included in security update 4475557.

How to get help and support for this security update


Help for installing updates: Protect yourself online

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Microsoft Security

Local support according to your country: International Support