In More Windows Update Issues Emerging, we let you know about reported issues with the latest round of Microsoft Update releases. The issues involved multiple updates that would show as failed on the client but keep trying to reinstall anyway. Note that if the updates already installed successfully, no further action is required. Today's rereleased updates only solve the reinstallation issue. The updates themselves are the same and should be applied where applicable.

Microsoft has released a mass amount of updates to resolve the issues. According to the updated security bulletins…

Revised…to announce detection changes. These are detection changes only. There were no changes to the update files.

The Microsoft Office Updates blog has all the details: September 2013 Office Update: Targeting and Repeated Offering

The KB's rereleased are:

MICROSOFT SECURITY BULLETIN MS13-072

  • Security Update for Word 2003 (KB2817682)
  • Security Update for Office 2003 (KB2817474)
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office 2007 suites (KB2760411
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office 2007 suites (KB2597973)
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office Word 2007 (KB2767773
  • Security Update for Microsoft Word 2010 (KB2760769)
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office 2010 (KB2767913)
  • Security Update for Word Viewer (KB2817683)
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office 2007 suites (KB2760823

MICROSOFT SECURITY BULLETIN MS13-073

  • Security Update for Excel 2003 (KB2810048)
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office Excel 2007 (KB2760583
  • Security Update for Microsoft Excel 2010 (KB2760597)
  • Security Update for Microsoft Excel 2013 (KB2768017
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2007 (KB2760590
  • Security Update for Microsoft Office 2007 suites (KB2760588

Non-Security Updates:

  • Update for Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 (KB2553145)
  • Update for Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer 2010 (KB2553351)