MS16-004: Description of the security update for the 2007 Microsoft Office Suite: January 12, 2016

2020-04-13T04:08:03
ID KB2881067
Type mskb
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2020-04-13T04:18:48

Description

<html><body><p>This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Office file.</p><h2>Summary</h2><div class="kb-summary-section section"><span></span>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 <a href="https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms16-004" id="kb-link-2" target="_self">Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-004</a>. <br/><span class="sbody-italic"><br/></span><span class="text-base">Note</span> To apply this security update, you must have the release version of <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/949585" id="kb-link-3" target="_self">Service Pack 3 for the 2007 Microsoft Office Suite</a> installed on the computer.<br/><br/>For a complete list of affected versions of Microsoft Office software, see <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/3124585" id="kb-link-4" target="_self">KB3124585</a>.<br/><br/><br/></div><h2>How to obtain and install the update</h2><div class="kb-resolution-section section"><h3 class="sbody-h3">Method 1: Microsoft Update</h3><div class="kb-collapsible kb-collapsible-expanded">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 <a href="https://www.microsoft.com/security/pc-security/updates.aspx" id="kb-link-6" target="_self">Get security updates automatically</a>.<br/></div><h3 class="sbody-h3">Method 2: Microsoft Download Center</h3><div class="kb-collapsible kb-collapsible-expanded">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.<ul class="sbody-free_list"><li><img alt="Download " class="graphic" src="/library/images/support/kbgraphics/public/EN-US/Download.gif" title="Download "/><a href="http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?familyid=3198c17f-3b9b-45ab-ab42-e9273571d3bc" id="kb-link-7" target="_self">Download the security update KB2881067 for 2007 Office Suite</a></li></ul></div></div><h2>More Information</h2><div class="kb-moreinformation-section section"><h3 class="sbody-h3">Known issues in this security update</h3><ul class="sbody-free_list"><li>After you install this security update, you have problems that affect your Access database if you use certain Windows common controls. Specifically, these problems occur if you use the controls that are associated with the MSCOMCTL.OCX file that's updated in the security update. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:<br/><div class="indent"><a href="https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3139567" id="kb-link-8">3139567 </a> Error messages or Access crashes after you install security update MS16-004<br/></div></li></ul><h3 class="sbody-h3">Security update deployment information</h3>For deployment information about this update, see <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/3124585" id="kb-link-9" target="_self">Microsoft Knowledge Base Article KB3124585</a>.<h3 class="sbody-h3">Security update replacement information</h3>This security update replaces previously released update <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/2817330" id="kb-link-10" target="_self">KB2817330</a>.<br/><br/><h3 class="sbody-h3">File hash information</h3><div class="table-responsive"><table class="sbody-table table"><tr class="sbody-tr"><th class="sbody-th">Package Name</th><th class="sbody-th">Package Hash SHA 1</th><th class="sbody-th">Package Hash SHA 2</th></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">mscomctlocx2007-kb2881067-fullfile-x86-glb.exe</td><td class="sbody-td">C344F87D370795F473587B07D958D47F56D43F78</td><td class="sbody-td">A75A568C203AFA7DA7D44233BD0727AD5EBFF63F54CB43D23309CDA393FF4607</td></tr></table></div><br/><div class="faq-section" faq-section=""><div class="faq-panel"><div class="faq-panel-heading" faq-panel-heading=""><span class="link-expand-image"><span class="faq-chevron win-icon win-icon-ChevronUpSmall"></span></span><span class="bold btn-link link-expand-text"><span class="bold btn-link">File information</span></span></div><div class="faq-panel-body" faq-panel-body=""><span><div class="kb-collapsible kb-collapsible-collapsed">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 <strong class="uiterm">Time Zone</strong> tab in the <strong class="uiterm">Date and Time</strong> item in Control Panel.<h4 class="sbody-h4">For all supported x86-based versions of Office 2007</h4><div class="table-responsive"><table class="sbody-table table"><tr class="sbody-tr"><th class="sbody-th">File identifier</th><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">mscomctl.dll.d0df3458_a845_11d3_8d0a_0050046416b9</td><td class="sbody-td">mscomctl.dll</td><td class="sbody-td">10.0.4504</td><td class="sbody-td">229,376</td><td class="sbody-td">10-Dec-2015</td><td class="sbody-td">08:56</td></tr><tr class="sbody-tr"><td class="sbody-td">mscomctl.ocx</td><td class="sbody-td">mscomctl.ocx</td><td class="sbody-td">6.01.9846</td><td class="sbody-td">1,070,232</td><td class="sbody-td">10-Dec-2015</td><td class="sbody-td">03:58</td></tr></table></div></div><br/></span></div></div></div><div class="faq-section" faq-section=""><div class="faq-panel"><div class="faq-panel-heading" faq-panel-heading=""><span class="link-expand-image"><span class="faq-chevron win-icon win-icon-ChevronUpSmall"></span></span><span class="bold btn-link link-expand-text"><span class="bold btn-link">How to obtain help and support for this security update</span></span></div><div class="faq-panel-body" faq-panel-body=""><span><div class="kb-collapsible kb-collapsible-collapsed">Help for installing updates: <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/ph/6527" id="kb-link-11" target="_self">Support for Microsoft Update</a><br/><br/>Security solutions for IT professionals: <a href="https://technet.microsoft.com/security/bb980617.aspx" id="kb-link-12" target="_self">TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support</a><br/><br/>Help for protecting your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/contactus/cu_sc_virsec_master" id="kb-link-13" target="_self">Virus Solution and Security Center</a><br/><br/>Local support according to your country: <a href="https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/locale.aspx" id="kb-link-14" target="_self">International Support</a></div><br/></span></div></div></div></div></body></html>