MS14-001: Description of the security update for Word 2013: January 14, 2014

2014-01-14T00:00:00
ID KB2827224
Type mskb
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2014-01-14T18:07:31

Description

<html><body><p>Resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow remote code execution if a specially crafted file is opened in an affected version of Microsoft Word or other affected Microsoft Office software. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user.</p><h2>INTRODUCTION</h2><div class="kb-summary-section section">Microsoft has released security bulletin MS14-001. To view the complete security bulletin, go to one of the following Microsoft websites: <ul class="sbody-free_list"><li>Home users:<div class="indent"><a href="http://www.microsoft.com/security/pc-security/updates.aspx" id="kb-link-1" target="_self">http://www.microsoft.com/security/pc-security/updates.aspx</a></div><span class="text-base">Skip the details</span>: Download the updates for your home computer or laptop from the Microsoft Update website now:<br/><div class="indent"><a href="http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/" id="kb-link-2" target="_self">http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/</a></div></li><li>IT professionals:<div class="indent"><a href="http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/ms14-001" id="kb-link-3" target="_self">http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS14-001</a></div></li></ul><h3 class="sbody-h3">How to obtain help and support for this security update</h3>Help installing updates: <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/ph/6527" id="kb-link-4" target="_self">Support for Microsoft Update</a><br/><br/>Security solutions for IT professionals: <br/><a href="http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bb980617.aspx" id="kb-link-5" target="_self">TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support</a><br/><br/>Help protect your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/contactus/cu_sc_virsec_master" id="kb-link-6" target="_self">Virus Solution and Security Center</a><br/><br/>Local support according to your country: <br/><a href="https://support.microsoft.com/common/international.aspx" id="kb-link-7" target="_self">International Support</a><br/><br/></div><h2></h2><div class="kb-moreinformation-section section"><h3 class="sbody-h3">More information about this security update </h3></div><h2></h2><div class="kb-moreinformation-section section"><h4 class="sbody-h4">Prerequisites </h4>There are no prerequisites for installing this security update.</div><h2></h2><div class="kb-moreinformation-section section"><h4 class="sbody-h4">Restart information</h4>You may have to restart the computer after you install this security update.<br/><br/>In some cases, this update does not require a restart. However, if the required files are being used, this update does require a restart. If this is the case, you receive a message that prompts you to restart.<br/><br/>To help reduce the possibility that a restart will be required, you should stop all affected services and close all applications that may use the affected files before you install the security update. For more information about why you may be prompted to restart, see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article: <div class="indent"><a href="https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/887012" id="kb-link-9">887012 </a> Why you may be prompted to restart your computer after you install a security update on a Windows-based computer </div></div><h2></h2><div class="kb-moreinformation-section section"><h4 class="sbody-h4">Security update replacement information</h4>This security update does not replace a previously released security update.</div><h2></h2><div class="kb-moreinformation-section section"><h4 class="sbody-h4">Removal information</h4>To remove this security update, use the <strong class="uiterm">Add or Remove Programs</strong> item or the <strong class="uiterm">Programs and Features</strong> item in Control Panel.</div><h2></h2><div class="kb-summary-section section"><h4 class="sbody-h4">File information</h4>The English (United States) 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 <strong class="uiterm">Time Zone</strong> tab in the <strong class="uiterm">Date and Time</strong> item in Control Panel.<h5 class="sbody-h5 text-subtitle">For all supported 32-bit editions of Microsoft Word 2013 </h5><div class="table-responsive"><table class="sbody-table table"><tr class="sbody-tr"><th class="sbody-th">File name</th><th class="sbody-th">File version</th><th class="sbody-th">File size</th><th class="sbody-th">Date</th><th class="sbody-th">Time</th></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Msword.olb</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4420.1017</td><td class="sbody-td">924,792</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Pdfreflow.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1505</td><td class="sbody-td">9,554,608</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Winword.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">1,922,720</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Winword.veman.xml</td><td class="sbody-td">Not applicable</td><td class="sbody-td">245</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordicon.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1501</td><td class="sbody-td">3,015,336</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnv.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">6,312,608</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnv.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4454.1000</td><td class="sbody-td">22,096</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnvpxy.cnv</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4454.1000</td><td class="sbody-td">25,168</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wwlib.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">21,650,080</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr></table></div><h5 class="sbody-h5 text-subtitle">For all supported 64-bit editions of Microsoft Word 2013 </h5><div class="table-responsive"><table class="sbody-table table"><tr class="sbody-tr"><th class="sbody-th">File name</th><th class="sbody-th">File version</th><th class="sbody-th">File size</th><th class="sbody-th">Date</th><th class="sbody-th">Time</th></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Msword.olb</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4420.1017</td><td class="sbody-td">925,288</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Pdfreflow.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1505</td><td class="sbody-td">13,949,104</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Winword.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">1,924,768</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Winword.veman.xml</td><td class="sbody-td">Not applicable</td><td class="sbody-td">245</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordicon.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1501</td><td class="sbody-td">3,015,336</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnv.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">8,292,000</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnv.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4454.1000</td><td class="sbody-td">26,192</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnvpxy.cnv</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4454.1000</td><td class="sbody-td">30,784</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wwlib.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">27,691,680</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:43</td></tr></table></div><h5 class="sbody-h5 text-subtitle">For all supported editions of Microsoft Word 2013 RT</h5><div class="table-responsive"><table class="sbody-table table"><tr class="sbody-tr"><th class="sbody-th">File name</th><th class="sbody-th">File version</th><th class="sbody-th">File size</th><th class="sbody-th">Date</th><th class="sbody-th">Time</th></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Msword.olb</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4515.1000</td><td class="sbody-td">952,328</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Oregres_wd.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1501</td><td class="sbody-td">28,640</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Pdfreflow.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1505</td><td class="sbody-td">10,960,424</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Winword.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">1,975,832</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Winword.veman.xml</td><td class="sbody-td">Not applicable</td><td class="sbody-td">245</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordicon.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1501</td><td class="sbody-td">3,079,552</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnv.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">6,014,048</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnv.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4515.1000</td><td class="sbody-td">33,984</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wordcnvpxy.cnv</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4515.1000</td><td class="sbody-td">39,248</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">Wwlib.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">15.0.4551.1509</td><td class="sbody-td">20,349,432</td><td class="sbody-td">05-Dec-2013</td><td class="sbody-td">12:42</td></tr></table></div></div></body></html>