Description of the Office updates: May 8, 2012

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Introduction

On Tuesday, May 8, 2012, Microsoft released the following security and nonsecurity updates. These monthly updates are intended to keep our customers secure and up-to-date. We recommend that you install all updates that apply to you.

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The updates in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles are included in the May 8, 2012 update. 

Security updates
  • 2596792 MS12-034: Description of the security update for the 2007 Office suite: May 8, 2012
  • 2596672 MS12-034: Description of the security update for the 2007 Office suite: May 8, 2012
  • 2589337 MS12-034: Description of the security update for Office 2010: May 8, 2012
  • 2598253 MS12-034: Description of the security update for Office 2003 Service Pack 3: May 8, 2012
  • 2597981 MS12-031: Vulnerability in Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010 could allow remote code execution: May 8, 2012
  • 2663830 MS12-030: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel could allow remote code execution: May 8, 2012
  • 2596842 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel Viewer: May 8, 2012
  • 2553371 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel Graph 2010: May 8, 2012
  • 2597969 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel Graph 2007: May 8, 2012
  • 2597162 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel 2597162: May 8, 2012
  • 2597161 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel 2597161: May 8, 2012
  • 2597086 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel 2597086: May 8, 2012
  • 2597166 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel 2010: May 8, 2012
  • 2680352 MS12-029: Vulnerability in Microsoft Word could allow for remote code execution: May 8, 2012
  • 2598332 MS12-029: Description of the security update for Word: May 8, 2012
  • 2596917 MS12-029: Description of the security update for Word: May 8, 2012
  • 2596880 MS12-029: Description of the security update for Word 2007: May 8, 2012
  • 2665351 Description of the Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.2.2 Update
  • 2665346 Description of the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.3.3 Update

Nonsecurity updates
  • 2589345 Description of the OneNote 2010 update: May 8, 2012
  • 2598343 Description of the Outlook 2003 Junk Email Filter update: May 8, 2012
  • 982726 Description of the Outlook 2010 Junk Email Filter update: May 8, 2012
  • 2598290 Description of the Outlook 2007 Junk Email Filter update: May 8, 2012

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Article ID: 2709166 - Last Review: May 8, 2012 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student 2010
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2010
  • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010
  • Microsoft Office Standard 2010
  • Microsoft Office Starter 2010
  • Microsoft Outlook 2010
  • Microsoft Office Basic 2007
  • Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2007
  • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2007
  • Microsoft Office Standard 2007
  • Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007
  • Microsoft Office Input Method Editor 2007
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