A note on SharePoint and Windows Update KB938444

Posted on June 26, 2010 by


A Windows Update security patch (KB938444) has been known to cause a number of issues within a SharePoint farm after its application. Errors such as:

– HTTP 404
– Server Error
– Cannot connect to the configuration database

can appear after applying the patch. You should read Microsoft’s statement on the SharePoint blog and a complete description of the problem from the Small Business Server team at the following locations: