MS15-081: Description of the security update for Office for Mac 2011 version 14.5.4: August 11, 2015


This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-081.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see KB3080790 .

How to obtain and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft AutoUpdate for Mac

This update is available from Microsoft AutoUpdate. AutoUpdate is provided together with Office. It automatically keeps Microsoft software up-to-date. To use AutoUpdate, start a Microsoft Office program, and then click Check for Updates on the Help menu.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

You can obtain 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 Microsoft Knowledge Base Article KB3080790 .

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released update KB3073865 .
How to obtain help and support for this security update

Article ID: 3081349 - Last Review: Aug 11, 2015 - Revision: 1