Microsoft releases Office 2008 for Mac 12.3.3 Update

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.3.3 Update. (218 MB) This one update includes the 18 prior updates 12.1.1 through 12.3.2.

According to the update’s description it addresses two new security issues.

The security fixes (MS12-029 and MS12-030) correct remote code execution vulnerability across both Windows and Mac versions of Office, however, Macs are not vulnerable to these attacks according to each knowledge base article.

Users should quit all Office applications and . . .

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Microsoft releases Office for Mac 2011 14.2.2 Update

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.2.2 Update. (110 MB) This one update includes the five prior updates 14.1.1 through 14.2.1.

According to the update’s description it addresses two security issues.

The security fixes (MS12-029 and MS12-030) correct remote code execution vulnerability across both Windows and Mac versions of Office, however, Macs are not vulnerable to these attacks according to each knowledge base article.

Users should quit all Office applications and web . . .

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Microsoft releases Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.9 Update and Web Services Edition 13.0.9

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.9 Update. (333 MB) It has also released the Microsoft Entourage 2008 for Mac, Web Services Edition installer. (64 MB) The update requires that the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Service Pack 1 (12.1.0) or later be installed first.

According to the update’s description this update improves stability and addresses vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to execute malicious code.

This release is a cumulative . . .

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Microsoft releases Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.3 Update

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.3 Update. (23 MB) This patch requires the following previous updates be installed first:

Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.2 Update Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.1 Update Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.0 Update

According to the update’s description this release addresses vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to implement malicious code.

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Microsoft releases Office 2011 for Mac SP1 (14.1.0) Update

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac SP1 (14.1.0) Update. (246 MB)

According to the update’s description this update adds functionality and improves security, stability, reliability and performance.

The first security issue addressed (MS11-021) corrects nine reported remote code execution vulnerabilities. The second security issue addressed (MS11-022) corrects remote code execution vulnerabilities specific to PowerPoint. Neither bulletin states whether or not Macs are vulnerable to these attacks.

All applications

Fixes an issue . . .

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Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.0.2 Update available

Microsoft released the second updater for Office 2011 today. The updater is available for direct download or via Microsoft AutoUpdate. The updater installs on 14.0 and 14.0.1. There have been no reports of issues installing, but it’s still early. Add your comments below to report your experiences installing and if you also see any improvements.

Stability is improved.

This update fixes an issue that causes Outlook to crash or close unexpectedly sometimes when . . .

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Microsoft releases Office 2011 for Mac 14.0.1 Update

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac 14.0.1 Update. (110.5 MB)

According to the update’s description this update addresses a critical issues in Office 2011 that may cause applications to stop responding or quit unexpectedly. It also addresses security issues that would allow an attacker to run malicious code on the computer.

All applications

Forms-based authentication for SharePoint servers No longer locks images when copying back and forth with ChemDraw, a molecule editor . . .

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When an update goes bad

The recent 12.2.7 update is a good reminder that you need to be prepared if an update causes issues on your computer. Neither Microsoft or Apple include an an uninstall feature for updates. These are the instructions included in every Microsoft updater:

To remove this update This update does not include an uninstall feature. To restore your application to its original state, delete it from your hard disk, reinstall it from your original installation disk, . . .

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Microsoft releases Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.7 Update and Web Services Edition 13.0.7

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.7 Update. (333 MB) It has also released the Microsoft Entourage 2008 for Mac, Web Services Edition installer. (64 MB) The update requires that the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Service Pack 1 (12.1.0) or later be installed first. Download them both from Mactoptia or simply select the Check for Updates command from the Help menu in any Office 2008 application.

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Microsoft releases Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.2 Update

Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.2 Update. (9.7 MB)

Before you install this update, make sure that the Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.1 Update is installed on your computer. To verify that you have installed this update, select the Microsoft Component Plugin file in the Microsoft Office 2004/Office folder on your hard disk, and then on the File menu, click Get Info.

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