MS08-012: Description of the security update for Publisher 2003: February 12, 2008

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.

This article has been archived. It is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-012. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update for Microsoft Office Publisher 2003. This information includes file manifest information and deployment options.

To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites, depending on whether you are a home user or an IT professional:


You must have Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 3 (SP3) or Office 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed to apply this security update.

For more information about how to obtain Office 2003 SP3, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
870924 How to obtain the latest service pack for Office 2003

Removal information

To remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs feature in Control Panel.
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