Description of the security update for Office 2010: September 12, 2017

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2


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-2017-8696.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 2 for Office 2010 installed on the computer.

How to get and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft Update

This update is available from Microsoft Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to get security updates automatically, see Windows Update: FAQ.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

You can get the stand-alone update package through the Microsoft Download Center. Follow the installation instructions on the download page to install the update.

More Information

Security update deployment information

For deployment information about this update, see security update deployment information: September 12, 2017.

Security update replacement information

This security update doesn't replace any previously released update.

File hash information

Package Name Package Hash SHA 1 Package Hash SHA 2
usp102010-kb3213631-fullfile-x86-glb.exe CEB1EC962A86B7F298987E79B86C6DDBA30A6A34 9A59750BA02AC0250FCBF1CF7D2F6FA9223800347AFDB0237BC8E318BA08DD55
usp102010-kb3213631-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 37DE5001BD76C3814DE4B9B4A979E100C69C4B26 18D2B437F8D68640F3CFC3236A32EC1CC7F9741F18B3D395D9E78816DB08403A

File information

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 Office: Office User Voice portal