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 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures CVE-2018-0796.
Note To apply this security update, you must have the release version of Service Pack 2 for Office 2010 installed on the computer.
Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2010. It doesn’t apply to the Office 2010 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 365 Home (see Determining your Office version).
This security update replaces previously released security update KB 4011197.
How to get and install the update
Method 1: Microsoft Update
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