MS15-084: Description of the security update for 2007 Microsoft Office Suite: August 11, 2015

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Windows and Office that could allow information disclosure by either exposing memory addresses if a user clicks a specially crafted link or by explicitly allowing the use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 2.0. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-084.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 3 for 2007 Microsoft Office system installed on the computer.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see KB3080129.
How to obtain 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 turn on automatic updating, see Get security updates automatically.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

You can obtain 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 Microsoft Knowledge Base Article KB3080129.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the previously released update KB2687499.

File information

The English version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
File identifierFile nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help for installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center

Local support according to your country: International Support

Article ID: 2825645 - Last Review: 08/11/2015 17:43:00 - Revision: 1.0

2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 3, Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007, Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007 Home Use Program, Microsoft Office Professional 2007, Microsoft Office Standard 2007, Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007, Microsoft Office Small Business 2007, Microsoft Office Basic 2007

  • kbbug kbfix kbexpertiseinter kbsecbulletin kbsecvulnerability atdownload kbsecurity KB2825645