MS08-074: Description of the security update for Excel Viewer 2003: December 9, 2008

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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-074. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites.

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More information about this security update

Prerequisites to install this security update

This security update is a post Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2003 Service Pack 3 security update. To install the security update, you must have Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2003 Service Pack 3 installed.

For more information about how to obtain this service pack, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
934737 Description of Excel Viewer 2003 Service Pack 3

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update:
955468 MS08-057: Description of the security update for Excel Viewer 2003: October 14, 2008
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.
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
excelviewer2003 excelviewer2k3 excelviewer11 xlviewer2003 xlviewer2k3 xlviewer11 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 2003 patch performance security stability viewer excel office

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