Support for Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) ends on July 12, 2011. To continue receiving security updates for Windows, make sure you're running Windows Vista with Service Pack 2 (SP2). For more information, refer to this Microsoft web page: Support is ending for some versions of Windows.
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS10-063. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft websites:
Known issues and additional information about this security update
Users of affected versions of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Windows will be offered the Windows security update and the Office security update. Customers should deploy both updates to address the vulnerability.
The following articles contain additional information about this security update as it relates to individual product versions. The articles may contain known issue information. If this is the case, the known issue is listed below each article link.
2288608 MS10-063: Description of the security update for Office XP: September 14, 2010
2288613 MS10-063: Description of the security update for Office 2003: September 14, 2010
2288621 MS10-063: Description of the security update for 2007 Office Suite: September 14, 2010
981322 MS10-063: Description of the security update for Windows Unicode Scripts Processor: September 14, 2010
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