Description of the security update for Office 2016: August 14, 2018

Nalalapat sa: Office Professional Plus 2016Office Professional 2016Office Standard 2016

Summary


This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow information disclosure if a user opens a specially crafted Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2018-8378.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Office 2016 installed on the computer.

Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2016. It doesn't apply to the Office 2016 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 365 Home (see Determining your Office version).

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: August 14, 2018.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update KB 4018328.

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
mso2016-kb4032233-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 4B0B2175BB478617345371D16616C86886B6E0FA D2767382F0D472A932FEA4C5AA6F7C237DD8B901970D39AAFFBF93F82E4F1D05
mso2016-kb4032233-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 2B60CCE24394E598679885316979B3590623B26D 88A1283632A8FAC82270044D4F0390BE506407C2713E14CD26827447649CEA93

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