MS11-055: Vulnerability in Microsoft Visio could allow remote code execution: July 12, 2011

Support for Office 2003 has ended

Microsoft ended support for Office 2003 on April 8, 2014. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS11-055. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft websites:

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Known issues and additional information about this security update

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  • 2493523 MS11-055: Description of the security update for Visio 2003: July 12, 2011

    The following is a known issue in security update 2493523. For more information about this known issue, see security update 2493523.
    • Microsoft Update or Windows Update may offer this update even though you do not have Microsoft Office Visio 2003 installed.

Security update replacement information

This security update does not replace a previously released security update.
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Article ID: 2560847 - Last Review: 06/21/2014 16:22:00 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2003, Microsoft Office Visio Standard 2003

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