This update resolves a vulnerability in the Microsoft .NET Framework that could allow elevation of privilege if an unauthenticated attacker sends specially crafted data to an affected workstation or server that has the .NET Framework Remoting feature enabled.
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS14-026. Learn more about how to obtain the fixes that are included in this security bulletin:
For individual, small business, and organizational users, use the Windows automatic updating feature to install the fixes from Microsoft Update. To do this, see Get security updates automatically on the Microsoft Safety and Security Center website.
Learn about the various command-line switches that are supported by this Microsoft .NET Framework update.
This update does not require a system restart after you apply it unless files that are being updated are locked or 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 Add or Remove Programs item or use the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
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.