- Home users:Skip the details: Download the updates for your home computer or laptop from the Microsoft Update website now:
- IT professionals:
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 computer that is running Windows from viruses and malware:
Virus Solution and Security Center
Local support according to your country:
Additional information about this security updateFor more information about this security update, including file information and information about any known issues with specific releases of this software, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
938244 The file version is rolled back to the version that was installed by the last service pack when you remove an update for the .NET Framework 1.0, the .NET Framework 1.1, Visual Studio .NET 2002 or Visual Studio .NET 2003
2197141 A known issue with security update 979906 in which the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1 package is displayed as "1.0 security update"
2197103 A known issue when you try to install security update 979906 on a computer that does not have the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1 installed
- After you install this security update on a system that is running certain third-party antivirus software, you may receive an alert that resembles the following:
malicious script detected
For more information about how to resolve this issue, visit the following third-party websites:Alert: "Malicious script detected" on file MsiExec.exe when I run Windows Update with a Norton 2005 product or earlier version installed
(Japanese only link) Windows module “Mscexec.exe” is detected as malicious program on certain versions of McAfee products
(Japanese only link) Windows Update freezes and Windows will not restart automatically
For Microsoft.NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1
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Article ID: 979906 - Last Review: May 8, 2012 - Revision: 1