You cannot change the name of an Active Directory security group in SharePoint Server 2007

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Symptoms
In Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, you cannot change the name of an Active Directory security group. The Stsadm.exe -o migrateuser command only works for user accounts.
Resolution
To resolve this issue, apply both of the following hotfix packages:
  • 973409 Description of the Office SharePoint Server 2007 Cumulative Update Server Hotfix Package (Coreserver.msp): August 25, 2009
  • 973410 Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Cumulative Update Server Hotfix Package (Sts.msp): August 25, 2009
Note After you apply the hotfix packages, you can use the Stsadm.exe -o migrategroup command to change the name of an Active Directory security group.
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