Description of the security update for Office 2010: August 11, 2020

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2

Summary


This security update resolves a remote code execution vulnerability that exists in Microsoft Access software if the software does not correctly handle objects in memory. To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2020-1563.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 2 for Office 2010 installed on the computer.

Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2010. It doesn't apply to the Office 2010 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 2010 Home and Student (see What version of Office am I using?).

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 standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

You can get the standalone 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 11, 2020.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update 4484238.

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
ace2010-kb4484379-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 3769B0D2BCFD3EF473A13809670B1F721260EEC6 6E66D55DB19FA52C41710DEC34F297E64A38183507A916DB4CB8C206606DA76E
ace2010-kb4484379-fullfile-x64-glb.exe FF178462B77FD56CBCFBD21248A0417CE4E998A6 4821AAA42246E1A0D2A65CD828B8B099C5633076CBEDBA520E3BEF191A76B853


File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following table. 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.

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