Microsoft security advisory: Vulnerability in Microsoft OLE could allow remote code execution: October 21, 2014

Applies to: Windows Server 2012 R2 DatacenterWindows Server 2012 R2 StandardWindows Server 2012 R2 Essentials


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PowerPoint version32 and 64-bit versions of Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2.32-bit versions of Windows 8 and Windows 8.164-bit versions of Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2012 R2
32-bit versions of PowerPoint 2007YESYESYES
64-bit versions of PowerPoint 2007YESYESNO
32-bit versions of PowerPoint 2010YESYESYES
64-bit versions of PowerPoint 2010YESYESNO
32-bit versions of PowerPoint 2013YESYESYES
64-bit versions of PowerPoint 2013YESYESNO
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