Description of the Microsoft Project Server 2002 update: August 20, 2002

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Microsoft has released an update to Microsoft Project Server 2002. This update includes security fixes for Microsoft Office Web Components.

This article describes how to download and install the Microsoft Project Server 2002 Update: August 20, 2002.

This update was first included in Microsoft Project Server 2002 Service Pack 1.

For additional information about the latest service pack for Project Server 2002, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
867830 How to obtain the latest Microsoft Project Server 2002 service pack

How to Download and Install the Update

To download and install the Microsoft Project Server 2002 Update, follow these steps.

NOTE: When you install this update, the IIS service and the ProjectServer service stop.
  1. Visit the following Microsoft Web site:
  2. Click Save to save the Ps1001en.exe file to the selected folder.
  3. In Windows Explorer, double-click Ps1001en.exe.
  4. If you are prompted to install the update, click Yes.
  5. Click Yes to accept the License Agreement.
  6. When you receive a message that indicates the installation was successful, click OK.
NOTE: After you install the update, you cannot remove it.

This update is also available in the following languages:

How to Determine Whether the Security Update Is Installed

After the Security Update is installed, the following file will have the listed attributes or later:
   File name     Version    ----------------------   Owc10.exe  10.0.4406.0 					
By default, the Owc10.exe file is in the following location on your computer
drive:\Program Files\Microsoft Project Server\IIS Virtual Root\Download\1033
where drive is the drive that Microsoft Project Server is installed on. 1033 is a number string that is language-dependent and may vary.

To check the file version of Owc10.exe, follow these steps:
  1. Right-click Start, and then click Explorer.
  2. In Windows Explorer, locate the file, right-click the file, and then click Properties.
  3. Click the Version tab.

Issues Fixed by the Update

The update fixes the issues described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:
309389 OFFXP: Loading XML file in spreadsheet component takes a long time
317838 OFFXP: Months Are Sorted Incorrectly, Not Grouped by Year
325834 OFFXP: Web Components Are Static After You Install Publisher 2002

Additional Issues That Are Fixed by Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 2 (SP-2)

Additionally, the issues in this section are also fixed by Office XP SP-2.

Project Server Fixes
Pages with the PWA ActiveX grid control cannot be accessed through theIHTMLDocument2 interface. As a result, you cannot use the Microsoft Internet Explorer object model to access the innerHTML or outerHTML properties of the body text in pages hosting the PWA ActiveX grid control.
In the PWA View Availability, when exceptions are contained in the resource calendar, and the assignment units are greater than 100%, work is incorrectly displayed.
Security Fixes
  • The Spreadsheet Component Host functions is exploitable.
  • Spreadsheet Component methods allow script to verify that a file exists without doing cross-domain checks.
  • Spreadsheet copy and paste functions ignore the Allow paste operations via script security setting when it is turned off in Internet Explorer.
  • Various Office Web Component Load methods can be used to inventory files on the hard disk.
For more information about the localized versions of this update, visit the following Web sites:

Article ID: 328044 - Last Review: 01/06/2015 11:00:38 - Revision: 3.9

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