MS17-014: Description of the security update for Excel Viewer 2007: 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 Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2007 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 2007, 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 KB3128023.

File hash information

Package Name Package Hash SHA 1 Package Hash SHA 2
xlview2007-kb3178680-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 9C38330854FFF47893EACACA95F9CF75E4F36512 1EE26753B81DB4FD4F88AE613583D6C09ACD739D8DB952FD86EFFD5826EABA37

File information

How to get help and support for this security update