MS15-041: Description of the security update for the .NET Framework 4 on Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2: April 14, 2015

Introduction
This update resolves a vulnerability in the Microsoft .NET Framework that could allow information disclosure if an attacker sends a specially crafted web request to an affected server that has custom error messages disabled. An attacker who successfully exploits the vulnerability would be able to view parts of a web configuration file that could expose sensitive information.
Summary
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS15-041. Learn more about how to obtain the fixes that are included in this security bulletin:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

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Help protect your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center

Local support according to your country: International Support

More information about this security update

Download information

To install this update, install it from Microsoft Windows Update.

Additionally, you can install this update from the Microsoft Download Center.

Prerequisites

To install this update, you must have Windows Installer 3.1 or a later version installed on the computer.

Command-line switches for this update

Learn about the various command-line switches that are supported by this Microsoft .NET Framework update.

Restart information

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

Note This update will cause the IIS Service to restart.

Update replacement information

This update replaces the following update:

2901110 MS14-009: Description of the security update for the .NET Framework 4 on Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2: February 11, 2014

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
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.1031192,66405-Feb-201513:16
Setup.exe10.0.30319.103178,99205-Feb-201513:15
SetupEngine.dll10.0.30319.1031811,15205-Feb-201513:15
SetupUi.dll10.0.30319.1031296,58405-Feb-201513:15
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.103133,42405-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.Extensions.dll4.0.30319.10311,867,44005-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.10315,258,39205-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.Mobile.dll4.0.30319.1031835,75205-Feb-201514:12
webengine.dll4.0.30319.103114,99205-Feb-201514:12
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.1031496,27205-Feb-201514:12
LDR service branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.2056192,66405-Feb-201515:00
Setup.exe10.0.30319.205678,98405-Feb-201514:59
SetupEngine.dll10.0.30319.2056811,15205-Feb-201514:59
SetupUi.dll10.0.30319.2056296,58405-Feb-201514:59
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.205633,42405-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.Extensions.dll4.0.30319.20561,867,43205-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.20565,263,00005-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.Mobile.dll4.0.30319.2056835,74405-Feb-201516:08
webengine.dll4.0.30319.205614,99205-Feb-201516:08
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.2056496,27205-Feb-201516:08
For all supported x64-based versions of systems
GDR service branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.1031261,79205-Feb-201513:32
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.1031192,66405-Feb-201513:16
Setup.exe10.0.30319.103178,99205-Feb-201513:15
SetupEngine.dll10.0.30319.1031811,15205-Feb-201513:15
SetupUi.dll10.0.30319.1031296,58405-Feb-201513:15
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.103141,61605-Feb-201514:24
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.103133,42405-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.Extensions.dll4.0.30319.10311,867,44005-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.10315,228,18405-Feb-201514:23
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.10315,258,39205-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.Mobile.dll4.0.30319.1031835,75205-Feb-201514:12
webengine.dll4.0.30319.103116,52805-Feb-201514:24
webengine.dll4.0.30319.103114,99205-Feb-201514:12
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.1031721,55205-Feb-201514:24
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.1031496,27205-Feb-201514:12
LDR service branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.2056261,79205-Feb-201515:21
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.2056192,66405-Feb-201515:00
Setup.exe10.0.30319.205678,98405-Feb-201514:59
SetupEngine.dll10.0.30319.2056811,15205-Feb-201514:59
SetupUi.dll10.0.30319.2056296,58405-Feb-201514:59
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.205641,61605-Feb-201516:24
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.205633,42405-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.Extensions.dll4.0.30319.20561,867,43205-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.20565,232,78405-Feb-201516:24
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.20565,263,00005-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.Mobile.dll4.0.30319.2056835,74405-Feb-201516:08
webengine.dll4.0.30319.205616,53605-Feb-201516:24
webengine.dll4.0.30319.205614,99205-Feb-201516:08
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.2056722,07205-Feb-201516:24
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.2056496,27205-Feb-201516:08
For all supported IA-64-based versions of systems
GDR service branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.1031545,43205-Feb-201513:52
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.1031192,66405-Feb-201513:16
Setup.exe10.0.30319.103178,99205-Feb-201513:15
SetupEngine.dll10.0.30319.1031811,15205-Feb-201513:15
SetupUi.dll10.0.30319.1031296,58405-Feb-201513:15
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.103181,04005-Feb-201514:36
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.103133,42405-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.Extensions.dll4.0.30319.10311,867,44005-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.10314,847,24805-Feb-201514:35
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.10315,258,39205-Feb-201514:12
System.Web.Mobile.dll4.0.30319.1031835,75205-Feb-201514:12
webengine.dll4.0.30319.103126,25605-Feb-201514:36
webengine.dll4.0.30319.103114,99205-Feb-201514:12
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.10311,342,09605-Feb-201514:36
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.1031496,27205-Feb-201514:12
LDR service branch
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.2056545,44005-Feb-201515:46
ServiceModelReg.exe4.0.30319.2056192,66405-Feb-201515:00
Setup.exe10.0.30319.205678,98405-Feb-201514:59
SetupEngine.dll10.0.30319.2056811,15205-Feb-201514:59
SetupUi.dll10.0.30319.2056296,58405-Feb-201514:59
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.205681,04005-Feb-201516:40
aspnet_wp.exe4.0.30319.205633,42405-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.Extensions.dll4.0.30319.20561,867,43205-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.20564,851,86405-Feb-201516:40
System.Web.dll4.0.30319.20565,263,00005-Feb-201516:08
System.Web.Mobile.dll4.0.30319.2056835,74405-Feb-201516:08
webengine.dll4.0.30319.205626,25605-Feb-201516:40
webengine.dll4.0.30319.205614,99205-Feb-201516:08
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.20561,343,12805-Feb-201516:40
webengine4.dll4.0.30319.2056496,27205-Feb-201516:08

Applies to

This article applies to the following:
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4 when used with:
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1
    • Windows 7 Service Pack 1
    • Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2
    • Windows Vista Service Pack 2
    • Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
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