MS09-037: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Active Template Library (ATL) could allow remote code execution

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INTRODUCTION

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS09-037. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

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Known issues and additional 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:

973354 MS09-037: Description of the security update for Outlook Express: August 11, 2009

973507 MS09-037: Description of the security update for the Active Template Library: August 11, 2009

973540 MS09-037: Description of the security update for Windows Media Player: August 11, 2009

973815 MS09-037: Description of the security update for Microsoft MSWebDVD ActiveX Control in Windows XP and Windows Server 2003: August 11, 2009

973869 MS09-037: Description of the security update for the DHTML editing component ActiveX control: August 11, 2009

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MS09-037: Description of the security update for Microsoft HtmlInput Object ActiveX Control in Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows Vista, and Windows Server 2008: August 11, 2009
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Article ID: 973908 - Last Review: May 8, 2012 - Revision: 1

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