MS08-056: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office could allow information disclosure

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INTRODUCTION
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-056. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

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More information about this security update

For more information about this security update and about any known issues with specific releases of this software, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
956464 MS08-056: Description of the security update for Microsoft Office XP: October 14, 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 TSE
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Article ID: 957699 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 10:53:18 - Revision: 3.0

  • Microsoft Office XP Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Office XP Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Office XP Small Business Edition
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