Description of the security update for Excel 2013: April 9, 2019

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-2019-0828.

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 What version of Office am I using?).

Improvements and fixes


Contains the following improvement:

How to get and install the update


Method 1: Microsoft Update

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

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Method 3: Microsoft Download Center

You can get the standalone 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: April 9, 2019.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update 4461597.

File hash information

File name SHA1 hash SHA256 hash
excel2013-kb4462209-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 94856FCD062075DD43E1457B6F5CCB156151A41C 92C45F550DBD6543345BB260B30698571A8A4D5F64C2E2729DCB3630B723103A
excel2013-kb4462209-fullfile-x64-glb.exe 7E1280CE85FC1E273A2C2C594F5D35FF1EB5CBBD 37285ABC69AA55831667A3AD0E620BE943B0E360AC8C749BC961F8F3801D43A1


File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following table. 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: Protect yourself online

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Microsoft Security

Local support according to your country: International Support