Description of the security update for Excel 2013: September 12, 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-2017-8631 and Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2017-8632.

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:
 
  • Improve the translation for the following in Excel 2013:
    • The description for the T function in German
    • Warning message when you delete a row in filtered table in Dutch
  • When you drag an object from another application to a workbook in Excel 2013, the object is dropped at a different position.

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
excel2013-kb4011108-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 87C01CD2D042E0DE6982FF034A5D2CD42465B2FC 93C4A3637A42EC220F3C9D638F207CB9C8B9C4E764F8410C1AA7DE92386989FF
excel2013-kb4011108-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 58827166680B358F2D6A4DF63609875BD8739E2B 82320D36B12AE886746665B8AA9DBB23C93B199407DE51E9D4821DC1A12FE47B

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