MS17-014: Description of the security update for Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Service Pack 3: March 14, 2017


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 MS17-014.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 3 for the 2007 Microsoft Office Suite installed on the computer.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 4013241.

Improvements and fixes

This security update contains improvements and fixes for the following nonsecurity issues:
  • When you use the Allow Users to Edit Ranges function to add a user to a range of data in Microsoft Excel, Excel may crash.

How to get and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft Update

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

More Information

Security update deployment information

For deployment information about this update, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 4013241.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update KB3128022.

File hash information

Package Name Package Hash SHA 1 Package Hash SHA 2
xlconv2007-kb3178677-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 19B15E66CA9D60AF00989B9D354300596F3B9D87 672B1FE058077D847FA6B9EA0F05A5D229711C01DBDF3D7BB6D9506D955A1D8E

File information

How to get help and support for this security update