MS10-023: Vulnerability in Microsoft Publisher could cause remote code execution

Support for Office 2003 has ended

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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS10-023. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

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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:
980466 MS10-023: Description of the security update for Microsoft Publisher 2002: April 13, 2010
980469 MS10-023: Description of the security update for Publisher 2003: April 13, 2010
980470 MS10-023: Description of the security update for Microsoft Office Publisher 2007: April 13, 2010
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 pub10 pub11 pub12 pub2002 pubXP pub2003 pub2007

Article ID: 981160 - Last Review: 12/12/2015 03:39:33 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft Office Publisher 2007, Microsoft Office Publisher 2003, Microsoft Publisher 2002 Standard Edition

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