MS09-074: Vulnerability in Microsoft Project could allow remote code execution: December 8, 2009

Support for Office 2003 has ended

Microsoft ended support for Office 2003 on April 8, 2014. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS09-074. 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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Known issues and additional information about this security update

For more information about this security update and for information about any known issues with specific releases of this software, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
961079 MS09-074: Description of the security update for Project 2002: December 8, 2009
961082 MS09-074: Description of the security update for Project 2003: December 8, 2009
961083 MS09-074: Description of the security update for Project 2000: December 8, 2009
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

Article ID: 967183 - Last Review: 05/09/2012 17:04:00 - Revision: 3.0

  • Microsoft Office Project Professional 2003
  • Microsoft Office Project Standard 2003
  • Microsoft Project 2002 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Project 2000 Standard Edition
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