Description of the security update for Excel Viewer 2007: December 11, 2018

Applies to: Excel Viewer


This security update resolves vulnerabilities in MicrosoftOffice that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a speciallycrafted Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2018-8627.

Note To apply this security update, you must have therelease version of Service Pack 3 for Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2007 installedon a computer that's running Windows Embedded POSReady 2009.

How to get and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft Update

This update is available from Microsoft Update. When youturn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installedautomatically. For more information about how to get security updatesautomatically, 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 theMicrosoft Download Center. Follow the installation instructions on the downloadpage to install the update.

Update information

Security update deployment information

For deployment information about this update, see security update deployment information: December 11, 2018.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released securityupdate KB 4461519.

File information

File hash information

File nameSHA1 hashSHA256 hash

File information

The English (United States) version of this software updateinstalls files that have the attributes that are listed in the followingtables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated UniversalTime (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer aredisplayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time(DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you performcertain operations on the files.

      For all supported x86-based versions of Excel Viewer 2007

File identifierFile nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

How to get help and support for this security update

Protect yourself online and at home: WindowsSecurity support 

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from virusesand malware: MicrosoftSecure

Local support according to your country: InternationalSupport