MS16-088: Description of the security update for Word 2010: July 12, 2016

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 Security Bulletin MS16-088.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 2 for Office 2010 installed on the computer.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article KB3170008.

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 the "Turn on automatic updating in Control Panel" section of this Safety & Security Center article.

Method 2: 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 Microsoft Knowledge Base article KB3170008.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released security update KB3115243.

File hash information

Package Name

Package Hash SHA 1

Package Hash SHA 2

word2010-kb3115317-fullfile-x64-glb.exe

3A975CAB81FB76F43EBF9B7EC9A0E4B270598F0B

F75C0AB3B058C0E47054F9A197285EE1F9877B246E065EB3524EA48CD7C3CAC6

word2010-kb3115317-fullfile-x86-glb.exe

457D72C7039C49270E438CF5FBA15FF0961EFA39

755E032A8BB6A151927AF98EFA54645B2622C3D887A9AFA2EF1C52CED7520060

The English version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table.

For all supported x86-based versions of Word 2010

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

msword.olb

msword.olb

14.0.7162.5000

902,304

14-Oct-2015

04:59

winword.exe

winword.exe

14.0.7171.5002

1,432,256

05-Jul-2016

06:45

wordicon.exe

wordicon.exe

14.0.7120.5000

1,859,240

05-Mar-2014

06:06

wrd12cnv.dll

wordcnv.dll

14.0.7171.5002

5,483,200

05-Jul-2016

06:39

wwlib.dll

wwlib.dll

14.0.7171.5002

19,381,440

05-Jul-2016

06:46

For all supported x64-based versions of Word 2010

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

msword.olb

msword.olb

14.0.7162.5000

902,304

14-Oct-2015

05:03

winword.exe

winword.exe

14.0.7171.5002

1,433,280

05-Jul-2016

06:47

wordicon.exe

wordicon.exe

14.0.7120.5000

1,859,240

05-Mar-2014

06:06

wrd12cnv.dll

wordcnv.dll

14.0.7171.5002

6,839,488

05-Jul-2016

06:43

wwlib.dll

wwlib.dll

14.0.7171.5002

24,532,672

05-Jul-2016

06:47


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