MS16-004 Causes a TypeError on SharePoint Lists

EDIT: Microsoft has indicated that KB3114508, released on 1/12, precludes having to install the CU in order to resolve this issue.

If MS16-004 is applied to a farm, users will see a TypeError when viewing SharePoint lists:


This was noted on SharePoint StackExchange and the TechNet forums. The resolution is to apply the January 2016 Cumulative Update for SharePoint.

Trevor Seward is a Microsoft Office Apps and Services MVP who specializes in SharePoint Server administration, hybrid scenarios, and SharePoint Online. He has been working with SharePoint for 16 years from SharePoint 2003 on up, managing environments with terabytes of content for 150,000+ user organizations. Trevor is an author of Deploying SharePoint 2016 and Deploying SharePoint 2019. You can find him on Twitter and in /r/sharepoint.