Description of the security update for Excel 2013: June 12, 2018

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1Excel 2013


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-2018-8246.

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

Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2013. It doesn't apply to the Office 2013 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 365 Home (see Determining your Office version).

Improvements and fixes

This security update contains improvements and fixes for the following nonsecurity issue:

When you change a filter for a pivot table that has the Show items with no data option enabled and no data is returned in Excel 2013, Excel may crash.

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: June 12, 2018.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update KB 4018399.

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
excel2013-kb4022191-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 77E16D326179A1090377E73FC57C0CFAC0BBA228 81B5D117BBD3AF814C35B592690E5DB8E3713C1C7FF0DCD7F80628034F83EFF5
excel2013-kb4022191-fullfile-x86-glb.exe A2F32713EEB025879667364195D47E8366C89918 EAF45AEBAFFD222F7AE732F42E48526C8F39E69F74907C8A2D9C2FFC4538F237


File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

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