Description of the security update for Excel 2013: July 11, 2017

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1Excel 2013

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 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2017-8501 and Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2017-8502.

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

Improvements and fixes


This security update contains improvements and fixes for the following nonsecurity issues:
  • This update improves some translations for the Dutch, Swedish, and German versions of Excel 2013.

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 security update deployment information: July 11, 2017.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update KB3172542.

File hash information

Package Name Package Hash SHA 1 Package Hash SHA 2
excel2013-kb3213537-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 32789E9858323F0AD5954D2DA2B1278B8BA4609B 39E0BB2BEF6859EB08C49975FD684D9874511149A9B4DEFD263F9C0067D9FACC
excel2013-kb3213537-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 745D7540A2BED56BB178F533D6CEA7034107BDD9 D598A54CF47C673F44500C445FE2B0234D3646B52F86F3AC3ABD1EA84D314C99

File information

How to get help and support for this security update


Help for installing updates: Windows Update FAQ

Security solutions for IT professionals:
TechNet Security Support and Troubleshooting

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware:
Microsoft Secure

Local support according to your country:
International Support

Propose a feature or provide feedback on Office Core: Office User Voice portal