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For information about the differences between Microsoft Outlook Express and Microsoft Outlook e-mail clients, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/257824/EN-US/ )OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
Microsoft has released a patch that eliminates a security vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook Express for Macintosh. The vulnerability can allow attachments to Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) e-mail messages to be automatically downloaded onto your computer.
The patch also provides replacements for several digital certificates that are included in Internet Explorer for Macintosh, that are dated to expire on December 31, 1999.
You can download the patch from the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/mac/downloadYou can find frequently asked questions about this vulnerability at the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/fq99-060.mspxThe patch addresses the following two issues:
Article ID: 249082 - Last Review: October 22, 2013 - Revision: 3.1