LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released MS16-042 an Update for Office 2016 for Mac 27-APR-2016

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    LANDESK Security and Patch News


    (April 27, 2016) 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 MS16-042. Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac includes versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and Outlook that are designed for the Mac and yet are unmistakably Office. The April 12, 2016, update provides fixes for issues in the Office 2016 for Mac Suite that affect Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. Please visit the following page for more information:


    Note: V2.0 (March 16, 2016): Bulletin revised to announce that the 3138327 update is available for Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac, and the 3138328 update is available for Microsoft Office for Mac 2011. Please note that the 3138327 update for Microsoft Outlook 2016 for Mac was not released on March 16. This update will be released as soon as it is available and users will be notified via a bulletin revision. For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3138327 and Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3138328.

    New Vulnerabilities

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15211-Word

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15211-Excel

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15211-OneNote

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15211-PowerPoint

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15211-Outlook

    Changed Vulnerabilities

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15200-Word

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15200-Excel

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15200-OneNote

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15200-PowerPoint

             ·        Vulnerability ID – OFFICE-2016-15191-Outlook

    New Patch Downloads

             ·         Microsoft_Excel_15.21.1_160411_Updater.pkg

             ·         Microsoft_OneNote_15.21.1_160411_Updater.pkg

             ·         Microsoft_PowerPoint_15.21.1_160411_Updater.pkg

             ·         Microsoft_Word_15.21.1_160411_Updater.pkg

             ·         Microsoft_Outlook_15.21.1_160411_Updater.pkg

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