Description of the security update for Word Automation Services on SharePoint Server 2013: May 9, 2017

Applies to: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1


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 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2017-0254 and Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2017-0281.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 1 for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 installed on the computer.

How to get and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft Update

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

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Security update deployment information

For deployment information about this update, see security update deployment information: May 9, 2017.

Security update replacement information

This security update does not replace any previously released security update.

File hash information

Package name Package hash SHA 1 Package hash SHA 2
wdsrvloc2013-kb3162040-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 1D8D16A7647C2D469CFF98365199EA3E0B49F06A DA4B0BC41BD8A06A8EC50AA294EBDBE85978730BC0EC0A64F0A7FFC898D3058B

File information

How to get help and support for this security update