MS15-116: Description of the security update for Word Automation Services on SharePoint Server 2010: November 10, 2015

Applies to: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 2

Summary


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 MS15-116.

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

For a complete list of affected versions of Office software, see KB3104540.

How to obtain 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 turn on automatic updating, see Get security updates automatically.

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 KB3104540.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released update KB3054960.