Ivanti Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB3178666 an Update for Office 2016 07-APR-2017

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    Ivanti Security and Patch News



    ·         (April 7, 2017) Microsoft has released KB3178666 which is an update for Office 2016. This update includes the following improvements and fixes:
    You do one of the following:
    Start an Office application.
    Open an information rights management (IRM)–protected document or email message.
    Try to protect a document or email message by using IRM.
    Sign in to an Office application.
    In this situation, the related Office application crashes. This issue occurs because Windows verifies that the data sent by the Azure RMS service is valid and is coming from RMS. If Windows is configured to use a proxy server for HTTPS connections, this validation process may fail in such a way as to cause Office applications to crash. Please visit the following page for more details: https://support2.microsoft.com/kb/3178666


    New Vulnerabilities

    ·            Vulnerability ID – 3178666_INTL


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·         Vulnerability ID – 2910979_INTL
    (Added the replacement information.)


    New Patch Downloads

    ·          msmipc2016-x-none-kb3178666-x64.cab

    ·          msmipc2016-x-none-kb3178666-x86.cab


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