MS10-079: Description of the security update for Word 2010: October 12, 2010

Introduction

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS10-079. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft websites:

How to obtain help and support for this security update


Help installing updates:
Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals:
TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support

Help protect your computer that is running Windows from viruses and malware:
Virus Solution and Security Center

Local support according to your country:
International Support

More information about this security update

Prerequisites to apply this security update

There are no prerequisites for installing this security update.

Restart information

You may have to restart the computer after you install this security update.

Security update replacement information

This security update does not replace a previously released security update.

Removal information

To remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs item or the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.

Note When you remove this security update, you may be prompted to insert the disc that contains Microsoft Word 2010. Additionally, you may not have the option to uninstall this security update from the Add or Remove Programs item or the Programs and Features item in Control Panel. There are several possible causes of this issue.

For more information about the removal, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

903771 Information about the ability to uninstall Office updates

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.

Microsoft Word 2010 (x86-based)

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Winword.exe

14.0.5123.5000

1,422,168

13-Aug-2010

04:51

Wordicon.exe

14.0.5120.5000

1,858,400

21-Jul-2010

00:16

Wordcnv.dll

14.0.5123.5000

5,460,824

13-Aug-2010

05:33

Wwlib.dll

14.0.5123.5000

19,372,888

13-Aug-2010

04:51

Microsoft Word 2010 (x64-based)

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Winword.exe

14.0.5123.5000

1,423,192

13-Aug-2010

05:12

x64

Wordicon.exe

14.0.5120.5000

1,858,400

21-Jul-2010

00:15

x86

Wordcnv.dll

14.0.5123.5000

6,811,480

13-Aug-2010

05:31

x64

Wwlib.dll

14.0.5123.5000

25,112,920

13-Aug-2010

05:12

x64

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