MS08-026: Description of the security bulletin for Word Viewer 2003: May 13, 2008

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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-026. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update for Microsoft Office Word Viewer 2003. 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

Known issues with this security update

  • When you uninstall the security update for Word Viewer 2003, the security update is successfully removed from the computer. However, this does not remove the registry keys that the security update installed on the computer. These registry keys remain within the registry.

File Information

The English (United States) version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

Microsoft Office Word Viewer 2003

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
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 TSE

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