Description of the security update for the remote code execution vulnerability in Visual Studio 2013 Update 5: July 10, 2018

Notice

Starting on March 10, 2020, Microsoft Update is now offering this security update to additional versions of the Windows OS.

Summary

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Visual Studio software if the software does not check the source markup of a file for an unbuilt project.

To learn more about the vulnerability, go to CVE-2018-8172.

How to obtain and install the update

Method 1: Microsoft Download

The following file is available for download:

Download Download the hotfix package now.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Deployment information

For deployment details for this security update, go to the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

Security update deployment information: July 10, 2018

More information

Prerequisites

To apply this security update, you must have Visual Studio 2013 Update 5 installed.

File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. 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.


Note The CAB, MSI, and MSP files also contain binaries that are not listed individually.

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Microsoft Secure
Local support according to your country: International Support

File information

File hash information

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

VS12-KB4336986.exe

BA5DB044BA735753A51E0BCAD81A3C295E7B31F1

655403B33E9CAA88D0891566D87DECE245C3C56D1924DFD184EB771379D7B4AD

For VS12-KB4336986.exe

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Vs12-kb4336986.msp

Not applicable

638,976

15-Jun-2018

17:29

Not applicable

Bliss_core_net.msi

Not applicable

245,760

15-Jun-2018

16:43

Not applicable

Cab1.cab

Not applicable

6,521,315

15-Jun-2018

16:41

Not applicable

Buildtools1.cab

Not applicable

4,456,232

15-Jun-2018

16:43

Not applicable

Buildtools_msbuild.msi

Not applicable

430,080

15-Jun-2018

16:45

Not applicable

Buildtools1.cab

Not applicable

4,459,565

15-Jun-2018

16:41

Not applicable

Buildtools_msbuild.msi

Not applicable

405,504

15-Jun-2018

16:43

Not applicable

Kb2900961.msp

Not applicable

51,798,016

15-Jun-2018

05:09

Not applicable

Preparation.exe

12.0.40675.0

112,744

15-Jun-2018

13:42

x86

Bootstrapperapplicationdata.xml

Not applicable

31,136

15-Jun-2018

17:30

Not applicable

Bootstrappercore.config

Not applicable

897

24-May-2018

04:32

Not applicable

Bootstrappercore.dll

3.7.2514.0

77,824

14-Jan-2014

22:38

x86

Highcontrastskuresources.xaml

Not applicable

12,495

15-Jun-2018

05:22

Not applicable

Highcontrastthemes.xaml

Not applicable

5,892

24-May-2018

04:32

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

2,668

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

51,521

15-Jun-2018

14:01

Not applicable

Managedux.dll

12.0.40675.0

564,368

15-Jun-2018

13:42

x86

Manifest.xml

Not applicable

40,995

15-Jun-2018

17:30

Not applicable

Mbahost.dll

3.7.2514.0

66,048

14-Jan-2014

22:38

x86

Mbapreq.dll

3.7.2514.0

120,320

14-Jan-2014

22:38

x86

Mbapreq.png

Not applicable

797

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.thm

Not applicable

3,356

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

1,795

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Skuresources.xaml

Not applicable

12,444

15-Jun-2018

05:22

Not applicable

Sqmapi.dll

6.2.9200.16384

226,456

15-Jun-2018

05:20

x86

Themes.xaml

Not applicable

4,213

24-May-2018

04:32

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

4,613

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

50,235

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

1,985

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

2,814

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

55,322

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,418

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,246

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

3,202

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

55,933

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,352

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

3,360

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,195

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

3,193

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

56,668

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,266

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,352

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

2,911

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

54,596

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,264

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

4,365

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

62,793

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,505

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

8,616

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

55,845

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,196

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,272

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,131

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

2,932

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

55,687

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,328

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

2,764

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

54,300

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,107

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

4,571

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

70,192

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,840

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,294

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,092

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

3,447

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

54,266

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,263

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,160

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

4,464

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

50,073

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

1,940

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,171

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

License.htm

Not applicable

3,006

15-Jun-2018

04:59

Not applicable

Localizablestrings.xml

Not applicable

55,214

15-Jun-2018

14:03

Not applicable

Mbapreq.wxl

Not applicable

2,360

16-Apr-2013

19:38

Not applicable

Info.ico

Not applicable

2,862

24-May-2018

04:32

Not applicable

Stop.ico

Not applicable

2,862

24-May-2018

04:32

Not applicable

Warn.ico

Not applicable

2,862

24-May-2018

04:32

Not applicable

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