MS09-030: Description of the security update for Publisher 2007: July 14, 2009

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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS09-030. 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 with this security update

  • In some scenarios, you may be offered this security update by Windows Update or by Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) server even though you have installed the latest Office service pack that is listed in the "Non-Affected Software" section of the bulletin.

    NoteThe system will remain protected whether you choose to install the update or to remain at your current Service Pack level.

    If you are offered this security update, refer to the "Affected and Non-Affected Software" section of the security bulletin to determine whether your service pack is affected. If your service pack is listed in the "Non-Affected Software" section of the security bulletin, you do not have to install this security update.

    This update also includes all non-security hotfixes that have been applied to the updated files since the 2007 Microsoft Office System Service Pack 2 was released.

    For more information about how Microsoft updates the 2007 Microsoft Office products, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
    949370Information about how Microsoft updates the 2007 Office products
  • After you install this update, you may notice that the Office 2007 installation date has changed to the date on which you installed this update.

More information about this security update

Prerequisites to install this security update

There are no prerequisites for installing this security update.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update:
950114 MS08-027: Description of the security bulletin for Publisher 2007: May 13, 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.
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publisher2007 publisher2k7 pub2007 pub2k7 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 patch performance security stability update 2007 office

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