MS08-026: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word could allow remote code execution

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INTRODUCTION

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-026. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update. This information includes file manifest information and deployment options. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

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More information about this security update

For more information about this security update and for information about any known issues with specific releases of this software, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
950250 MS08-026: Description of the security bulletin for Word 2000: May 13, 2008
950243 MS08-026: Description of the security bulletin for Word 2002: May 13, 2008
950241 MS08-026: Description of the security bulletin for Microsoft Office Word 2003: May 13, 2008
950625 MS08-026: Description of the security bulletin for Word Viewer 2003: May 13, 2008
950113 MS08-026: Description of the security bulletin for Word 2007: May 5, 2008
951808 MS08-026: Description of the security bulletin for Compatibility Pack for Microsoft Office 2007 File Formats: May 13, 2008
952331 Description of Office 2008 for Mac Service Pack 1 (12.1.0)
952332 Description of the Office 2004 for Mac 11.4.2 Update

File information

The English (United States) version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) 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 item in Control Panel.

Microsoft Word 2000

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Winword.exe9.0.0.89708,835,12418-Apr-200823:49x86

Microsoft Word 2002

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Winword.exe10.0.6843.010,744,84007-Apr-200820:38x86

Microsoft Office Word 2003

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Winword.exe11.0.8215.012,313,09612-Apr-200802:42x86

Microsoft Office Word 2007

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Msword.olb12.0.6300.5000768,02407-Dec-200708:05Not Applicable
Winword.exe12.0.6308.5000349,72023-Mar-200801:20x86
Wwlib.dll12.0.6311.500017,490,45611-Apr-200806:21x86

Compatibility Pack for Microsoft Office 2007 File Formats

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Wordcnv.dll12.0.6312.50004,280,85618-Apr-200823:45x86
Wordconv.exe12.0.6300.500024,58413-Dec-200708:08x86

Microsoft Office Word Viewer 2003

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Wordview.exe11.0.8212.08,812,04021-Mar-200823:46x86

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Article ID: 951207 - Last Review: May 9, 2012 - Revision: 6.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Office Word 2007
  • Microsoft Word 2002
  • Microsoft Word 2000
  • Microsoft Office Word Viewer 2003
  • Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats
  • Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac Student and Teacher Edition
  • Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac
  • Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Home and Student Edition
  • Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Special Media Edition
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