MS13-052: Description of the security update for the .NET Framework 3.5 on Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012: July 9, 2013

This update resolves a vulnerability in the Microsoft .NET Framework that could allow elevation of privilege on a client system if a user views a specially crafted webpage by using a web browser that can run XAML Browser Applications (XBAPs).
Microsoft has released the security bulletin MS13-052. You can view the complete security bulletin by going to one of the following Microsoft websites: 

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Download information

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

Command-line switches for this update

For information about the various command-line switches that are supported by this update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2844699 Command-line switches for Microsoft .NET Framework security update packages

Restart information

This update does not require a system restart after you apply the update unless the files that are being updated are locked or are being used.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any previously released update.

Update removal information

Note We do not recommend that you remove any security update.

To remove this update, use the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.

File information

The English (United States) version of this update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

For all supported x86-based versions of systems
GDR Service Branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime,03215-May-201301:04,03215-May-201301:04
LDR Service Branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime,03215-May-201301:05,03215-May-201301:05
For all supported x64-based versions of systems
GDR Service Branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime,03215-May-201301:29,03215-May-201301:04,03215-May-201301:04
LDR Service Branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime,03215-May-201303:31,03215-May-201301:05,03215-May-201301:05

Applies to

This article applies to the following:
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 when used with:
    • Windows 8
    • Windows Server 2012

Article ID: 2840633 - Last Review: 07/11/2013 00:34:00 - Revision: 2.0

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