MS10-105: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Graphics Filters could allow remote code execution

Applies to: Office Home and Business 2010Office Home and Student 2010Office Professional 2010

Introduction


Microsoft has released security bulletin MS10-105. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft websites: 

How to obtain help and support for this security update

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More information about this security update

Known issues and additional information about this security update

The following articles contain additional information about this security update as it relates to individual product versions. The articles may contain known issue information. If this is the case, the known issue is listed below each article link.
  • 2289078 MS10-105: Description of the security update for Microsoft Office 2010: December 14, 2010
  • 2288931 MS10-105: Description of the security update for the 2007 Microsoft Office system: December 14, 2010
  • 2289163 MS10-105: Description of the security update for Microsoft Office 2003: December 14, 2010

    Known issue in security update 2289163
    • After you install this security update, you may not be able to view or insert certain image files into Microsoft Office documents. For more information about this issue, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
      2479871 Security settings for graphic filters for Microsoft Office 2010, the 2007 Microsoft Office system, Microsoft Office 2003, and Microsoft Office XP

  • 2289162 MS10-105: Description of the security update for Microsoft Office XP: December 14, 2010

    Known issues in security update 2289162
    • After you install this security update, you may have to accept the Microsoft Software License Terms when you start a Microsoft Office XP program. If you do not accept the Microsoft Software License Terms, the Office XP program may not start.

    • After you install this security update, you may not be able to view or insert certain image files into Microsoft Office documents. For more information about this issue, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
      2479871 Security settings for graphic filters for Microsoft Office 2010, the 2007 Microsoft Office system, Microsoft Office 2003, and Microsoft Office XP
  • 2456849 MS10-105: Description of the security update for the Microsoft Office 2003 File Converter Pack: December 14, 2010
  • 2431831 MS10-105: Description of the security update for Microsoft Works 9: December 14, 2010