Article ID: 823343 - View products that this article applies to.
For a Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server version of this article, see 824960
For a Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 version of this article, see 818709
When you use a third-party program that uses Collaborative Data Objects (CDO) 1.21 to access a mailbox on a computer that is running Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, the third-party program may stop responding.
This problem occurs when you try to access a user account that was previously accessed by a client computer that is running Microsoft Office Outlook 2003.
Outlook 2003 adds a fourth entry to PR_FREEBUSY_ENTRYIDS, a MAPI property with multiple values that is stored on the Inbox folder. Collaborative Data Objects (CDO) 1.21 only expects three entries. This causes heap corruption that causes the third-party program to stop responding.
Hotfix InformationYou can download this hotfix from the Microsoft Download Center. To do so, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
PrerequisitesThere are no prerequisites.
Restart RequirementYou do not have to restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix Replacement InformationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File InformationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------------ 03-Jun-2003 19:12 6.5.6980.3 708,096 Cdo.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 823343 - Last Review: October 25, 2007 - Revision: 7.9