MS10-057: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Excel could allow remote code execution

Support for Office 2003 has ended

Microsoft ended support for Office 2003 on April 8, 2014. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS10-057. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft websites:

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  • 2264403 MS10-057: Description of the security update for Excel 2003: August 10, 2010
  • 2264397 MS10-057: Description of the security update for Excel 2002: August 10, 2010
  • 2284162 Description of the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.6 Update
  • 2284171 Description of the Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.0 Update
  • 2284179 Description of the Open XML File Format Converter for Mac 1.1.5
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Article ID: 2269707 - Last Review: 12/12/2015 09:32:53 - Revision: 2.0

Microsoft Office Excel 2003, Microsoft Excel 2002 Standard Edition, Microsoft Excel 2008 for Mac, Microsoft Excel 2004 for Mac

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