SharePoint

Package Name KB Number Release Date
SharePoint Foundation 2013

SharePoint Server 2013

KB3118271

KB3118279

September 2016

September 13, 2016, cumulative update for SharePoint Server 2013 (KB3118279)

Cumulative update packages for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 contain hotfixes for the issues that were fixed since the release of SharePoint Server 2013. This update has a prerequisite.

Note This is build 15.0.4859.1000 of the cumulative update package.

We recommend that you test those hotfixes before you deploy them in a production environment. Because the builds are cumulative, each new release contains all the hotfixes and security updates that were included with the previous SharePoint Server 2013 update package releases.

Important notes about the cumulative update package

  • The Microsoft Office 2013 hotfixes are now multilingual. This cumulative update package contains updates for all languages.
  • This cumulative update package includes all the server component packages. Additionally, this cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

Improvements and issues that this cumulative update fixes

This cumulative update package includes cloud hybrid search capability to SharePoint Server 2013. Learn about cloud hybrid search for SharePoint.

This update also fixes the issues that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:

September 13, 2016, update for SharePoint Foundation 2013 (KB3118287)

This article describes update KB3118287 for Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013, which was released on September 13, 2016. This update has a prerequisite.

Improvements and fixes

  • This update includes Russian time zones for regional settings of SharePoint Server 2013.
  • Correct the translations of multiple terms in SharePoint Server 2013 across various languages to make sure that the meaning is accurate.

September 13, 2016, update for SharePoint Server 2013 (KB3118269)

This article describes update KB3118269 for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013, which was released on September 13, 2016. This update has a prerequisite.

Improvements and fixes

  • This update enables search administrator to set a new Search Service Application property, in order to treat expanded synonyms with the same weight as the original query during rank calculation. For example, search administrator can reset the synonym weight to 1.
  • Corrects the translations of multiple terms in SharePoint Server 2013 across various languages to make sure that the meaning is accurate.
  • Translates new titles for the Search Edit drop-down menu in SharePoint Server 2013 in multiple languages. This change implicitly defines the edit action across various web browsers and all supported languages.
  • Fixes the following issues:
    • Assume that you search for a document in SharePoint Server 2013 in a Web browser other than Internet Explorer. Then, you select the Edit option for a search result and make some changes on it. When you save the changes to the document, all changes are lost.
    • After you apply a refiner on a search result page, you receive an error message that resembles the following if the display name of the refiner has a backslash:
      Property doesn't exist or is used in a manner inconsistent with schema settings.
    • If the search result source references the request URL, the sitemap generation fails for a SharePoint Publishing site collection (the Search Engine Sitemap job fails).
    • The Alert Me link can’t be hidden through PowerShell.
    • Word documents and PowerPoint presentations that have invalid hyperlinks aren’t searchable.
    • Forms-based and cookie-based authentication crawl fails.
    • Number of tags isn’t handled correctly in a community post.
    • Rendering Media Web Part can result in intermittent abnormal resource utilization.
    • When you add a document set by using a duplicate name, an incorrect error message is displayed.

MS16-107: Description of the security update for SharePoint Server 2013: September 13, 2016

Summary

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-107.

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.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3185852.

MS16-107: Description of the security update for Word Automation Services on SharePoint Server 2013: September 13, 2016

Summary

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-107.

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.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3185852.

MS16-107: Description of the security update for Excel Services on SharePoint Server 2013: September 13, 2016

Summary

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Microsoft Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-107.

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.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 3185852.

SharePoint 2013 – September 2016 CU – KB3118271 and KB3118279

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