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MS06-073: Vulnerability in Visual Studio 2005 could allow remote code execution

SUMMARY
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS06-073. 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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Know issues

When you have more than one Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 product installed, and you uninstall a previously installed update, the shared files are rolled back. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
929233 When you have more than one Visual Studio 2005 product installed, and you uninstall an update for only one of the products, the shared files are rolled back to their earlier versions

Command-line switches for this update

For more information about the command-line switches that are supported by this update, see Microsoft security bulletin MS06-073 at the following Microsoft Web site:For more information about Microsoft Windows Installer command-line switches, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:For more information about Windows Installer, visit the following MSDN Web site:
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Article ID: 925674 - Last Review: 09/30/2011 02:38:00 - Revision: 4.0

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Suite
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Software Architects
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Software Developers
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Software Testers
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