MS08-015: Description of the security update for Outlook 2007: March 11, 2008

This article has been archived. It is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-015. 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:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support

Help protect your computer that is running Windows from viruses and malware:Virus Solution and Security Center

Local support according to your country: International Support

Removal information

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

Known issues with this security update

When you try to create a new profile in Office Outlook 2007, the creation wizard disappears before the profile is created. If you try to create a new message, you may receive an error message that resembles the following:
A dialog box is open. Close it and try again.
To resolve this problem, install update 952142. For more informationabout update 952142, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
952142 Description of the update for Outlook 2007: July 8, 2008
update security_patch security_update security bug flaw vulnerability malicious attacker exploit registry unauthenticated buffer overrun overflow specially-formed scope specially-crafted denial of service DoS 2007 patch performance security stability update office Outlook

Article ID: 946983 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 10:01:29 - Revision: 6.0

Microsoft Office Outlook 2007

  • kbnosurvey kbarchive kboffice2007postrtmfix kbexpertisebeginner kbqfe kbsecurity kbsecbulletin kbsecvulnerability kbbug kbfix KB946983