Description of the security update for Skype for Business 2015 (Lync 2013): September 12, 2017

Applies to: Microsoft Lync 2013Skype for Business

Notice


This security update is no longer available because it is not required to resolve the vulnerability discussed in Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2017-8695.

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-2017-8695.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Skype for Business 2015 (Lync 2013) installed on the computer.

How to get help and support for this security update


Help for installing updates: Windows Update FAQ

Security solutions for IT professionals: 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 Skype: Skype User Voice portal