Summary

This security update resolves a Microsoft Excel remote code execution vulnerability. To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2021-28454.

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?). 

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 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 13, 2021.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update 4493203.

File hash information

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

graph2013-kb4504727-fullfile-x86-glb.exe

0F84E369D7B0268F47EE52874969951A17B24414

60B42E70A2E255887B7FC5E7AC7FEDB929044F5EA62593A61BB6953DF3CB1960

graph2013-kb4504727-fullfile-x64-glb.exe

A5C64614F86028F0004023B2E9C344FB8C576C10

A9447A3D0D0F240A5DE61C007816AB99CB95E259FB452443F6203A056E553DC4

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.

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

graph.exe

graph.exe

15.0.5337.1000

4526496

17-Mar-21

06:38

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

graph.exe

graph.exe

15.0.5337.1000

6139288

17-Mar-21

06:38

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