Description of the security update for Word Viewer: August 14, 2018


Summary


This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow information disclosure if a user opens a specially crafted Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2018-8378.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 3 for Microsoft Word Viewer 2003 installed on a computer that is running Windows Embedded POSReady 2009.

How to get and install the update


Method 1: Microsoft Update

This update is available from Microsoft Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to get security updates automatically, see Windows Update: FAQ.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

You can get the stand-alone update package through the Microsoft Download Center. Follow the installation instructions on the download page to install the update.

More Information


Security update deployment information

For deployment information about this update, see security update deployment information: August 14, 2018.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update KB 4011703.

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
wordview.cab 632367D3283EE68A89B399D1E91095081C5EB6B7 442FD8E71212FDA95DE8EBADE02A0E35FDF7D4BFAAC83AE06637A9405BCC50BD

File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

For all supported x86-based versions of Word Viewer

File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Wdvprtid.xml Not applicable 79,708 11-Dec-2009 20:51 Not applicable
Wordview.exe 11.0.8450.0 8,824,944 18-Jul-2018 19:42 x86

How to get help and support for this security update


Help for installing updates: Windows Update: FAQ

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Support and Troubleshooting

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Microsoft Secure

Local support according to your country: International Support