Description of the security update for Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Service Pack 3: January 9, 2018

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-2018-0796.

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

How to get 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 get security updates automatically, 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 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: January 9, 2018.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update KB 4011205.

File hash information

Package Name

Package Hash SHA 1

Package Hash SHA 2

xlconv2007-kb4011605-fullfile-x86-glb.exe

E9534AA1D66A133AE0CB676DE4A1B2106A42C2D0

54878609C2EFADE6F0EF6DE32BAF788F358976F45B84E2F7B9903118C7DCB1CE

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). 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.

For all supported x86-based versions of Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Service Pack 3

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Xlconv-x-none.xml

Not applicable

30,733

14-Dec-2017

15:36

Not applicable

Xl12cnv.exe

12.0.6784.5000

15,164,096

14-Dec-2017

05:42

x86

How to get help and support for this security update

Help for installing updates: Windows Update FAQ

Security solutions for IT professionals: Security Support and Troubleshooting

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

Local support according to your country: International Support

Propose a feature or provide feedback on Office Core: Office User Voice portal

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