LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB2956174 Which is an Update for Lync 2013 13-MAR-2015

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    ·      (March 13, 2015) Microsoft has released KB2956174 which is an update for Lync 2013.

    Issues that the update fixes

    This update resolves the following issues:
    KB 3040496 Lync 2013 does not show who changes content in a shared whiteboard in an online meeting
    KB 3040495 Cannot scroll down text that is more than two pages in whiteboard in Lync 2013
    KB 3040494 "We couldn't connect to the presentation" error occurs when an anonymous user shares a desktop in a meeting in Lync 2013
    KB 3040493 Lync Online users cannot search contacts in Lync 2013 in an environment that has a proxy server deployed
    KB 3040491 Meeting does not start if you click a meeting URL in a meeting invitation email message when Lync 2013 is signing in
    KB 3040489 Text labels for toll and toll-free numbers disappear in a meeting invitation when you create the meeting in Lync 2013
    KB 3040488 Outlook 2010 freezes, and then crashes when it runs together with Lync 2013
    KB 3040487 "We found a problem with you Lync Meeting. Please leave Lync client running for 15 mins" error occurs in Lync 2013

    Additionally, this update resolves the Lync 2013 issues that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:
    KB 2920744 February 10, 2015 update for Lync 2013
    KB 2910927 December 9, 2014 update for Lync 2013
    KB 2899507 November 11, 2014 update for Lync 2013
    KB 2889929 October 2014 update for Lync 2013
    KB 2889860 September 2014 update for Lync 2013
    KB 2881070 August 2014 update for Lync 2013
    KB 2881013 MS14-036: Description of the security update for Microsoft Lync 2013: June 10, 2014
    KB 2880980 Update 2880980 for Lync 2013: May 2014
    KB 2880474 Description of the Lync 2013 update: April 2014
    KB 2863908 Description of the Lync 2013 update 2863908: March, 2014
    KB 2817430 Description of Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1)
    KB 2825630 Description of the Lync 2013 update 15.0.4551.1005: November 7, 2013
    KB 2817465 MS13-054: Description of the security update for Lync 2013: July 9, 2013
    KB 2768004 Description of the Lync 2013 update 15.0.4481.1004: May 2013
    KB 2760556 Description of the Lync 2013 update 15.0.4481.1000: March 2013
    KB 2760512 Description of the Lync 2013 update: February 2013

    To install this Lync 2013 update, make sure that the following updates are installed.

    MSO (KB 2920798, February 2015)

    Lynchelp (KB 2881083, August 2014)

    Please visit the following page for more details:  


    New Vulnerabilities     

       ·       Vulnerability ID – 2956174_INTL  


    Changed Vulnerabilities     

    ·       Vulnerability ID – N/A    


    New Patch Downloads     

    ·         lync2013-kb2956174-fullfile-x86-glb.exe  

    ·         lync2013-kb2956174-fullfile-x64-glb.exe  


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