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MS08-052: Description of the security update for GDI+ for Microsoft Report Viewer Redistributable 2008: September 9, 2008

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-052. 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

Command line switches for this update

Information about the various command line switches that are supported by this update can be found in the MS08-052 security bulletin. For more information about the command-line switches for IExpress software update packages, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
197147 Command-line switches for IExpress software update packages
For more information about Windows Installer, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

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 Report Viewer 2008

File NameVersionDateTimeSize
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 security update patch bulletin Report Viewer 2008 Redistributable flaw vulnerability malicious attacker exploit gdiplus.dll GDI+

Article ID: 954766 - Last Review: 05/09/2012 17:34:00 - Revision: 3.0

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