MS15-081: Description of the security update for Word 2013: August 11, 2015

Summary

This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Microsoft Office file. To learn more about these vulnerabilities, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-081.

Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 1 for Office 2013 installed on the computer.

For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see KB3080790 .


Improvements and fixes

This update also contains fixes for the following nonsecurity issues:
  • Buttons such as the Mark Areas to Keep, Mark Areas to Remove, and Delete Mark are not displayed on the BACKGROUND REMOVAL ribbon in Touch mode in Word 2013.
    BUG #: 3422762 (Office15)
  • When you apply paragraph numbering to a paragraph that is written in Hebrew characters, the paragraph number may be displayed in an incorrect font.
    BUG #: 3500588 (Office15)
  • When you use Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) or object model (OM) solutions, or you use the legacy print dialog to print the current page in Word 2013, the first page is printed.
    BUG #: 3507713 (Office15)
  • If a bindingDataChanged event is registered on a binding, when you add or change content of the binding's content control and then switch the focus to the task pane, the event is not triggered as expected.
    BUG #: 3510803 (Office15)
  • When you search for a word in the header or footer in the thumbnail view of a document in Word 2013, potential flashing occurs in the navigation pane.
    BUG #: 3511230 (Office15)
  • A document does not display all pages if there is a comment that contains the date and time in Word 2013.
    BUG #: 3507492 (Office15)
  • When you press the F9 key repeatedly to update a nested field (an IF field that has a condition for a Caps switch) in Word 2013, the result of the field calculation is displayed to toggle between the condition in which all letters are capitalized and the condition in which the first letter is a capital.
    BUG #: 3502563 (Office15)

How to obtain 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 turn on automatic updating, see Get security updates automatically.

Note For Microsoft Office 2013 RT Service Pack 1, this update is available from Microsoft Update only.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

You can obtain 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 KB3080790 .

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces previously released update KB3054990 .
File information
How to obtain help and support for this security update
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ID článku: 3055030 – Posledná kontrola: 11. 8. 2015 – Revízia: 1

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