MS08-027: Vulnerability in Microsoft Publisher could allow remote code execution

MS08-027: Vulnerability in Microsoft Publisher could allow remote code execution

Article ID : 951208
Last Review : May 13, 2008
Revision : 1.0
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INTRODUCTION

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-027. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update. This information includes file manifest information and deployment options. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

• Home users:

http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200805.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200805.mspx)

Skip the details: Download the updates for your home computer or laptop from the Microsoft Update Web site now:

http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/ (http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/)
• IT professionals:

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS08-027.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS08-027.mspx)

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How to obtain help and support for this security update

For home users, no-charge support is available by calling 1-866-PCSAFETY in the United States and Canada or by contacting your local Microsoft subsidiary. For more information about how to contact your local Microsoft subsidiary for support issues with security updates, visit the Microsoft International Support Web site:

http://support.microsoft.com/common/international.aspx?rdpath=4 (http://support.microsoft.com/common/international.aspx?rdpath=4)

You can also obtain instant access to unlimited no-charge e-mail support or to unlimited individual chat support by visiting the following Microsoft Web site:

http://support.microsoft.com/oas/default.aspx?&prid=7552 (http://support.microsoft.com/oas/default.aspx?&prid=7552)

For enterprise customers, support for security updates is available through your usual support contacts.

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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 number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

950129 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=950129/) MS08-027: Description of the security bulletin for Microsoft Publisher 2002: May 13, 2008
950682 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=950682/) MS08-027: Description of the security bulletin for Microsoft Publisher 2000: May 13, 2008
950213 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=950213/) MS08-027: Description of the security bulletin for Microsoft Office Publisher 2003: May 13, 2008
950114 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=950114/) MS08-027: Description of the security bulletin for Publisher 2007: May 13, 2008

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File Information

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.

Microsoft Publisher 2000

File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Mspub.exe 9.0.8932.0 3,571,712 14-Feb-2008 01:37 x86
Prtf9.dll 9.0.0.8929 110,592 13-Dec-2005 21:46 x86
Ptxt9.dll 9.0.0.8929 471,040 13-Dec-2005 21:38 x86

Microsoft Publisher 2002

File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Mspub.exe 10.0.6842.0 4,015,104 31-Mar-2008 21:54 x86
Prtf9.dll 10.0.6784.0 137,920 31-Mar-2008 21:50 x86
Ptxt9.dll 10.0.6842.0 599,040 31-Mar-2008 21:52 x86
Pubconv.dll 10.0.6842.0 594,952 31-Mar-2008 21:54 x86

Microsoft Office Publisher 2003

File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Mspub.exe 11.0.8212.0 6,659,072 21-Mar-2008 23:46 x86
Prtf9.dll 11.0.8200.0 133,632 15-Dec-2007 02:39 x86
Ptxt9.dll 11.0.8212.0 612,352 21-Mar-2008 23:46 x86
Pubconv.dll 11.0.8212.0 562,184 21-Mar-2008 23:46 x86

Microsoft Office Publisher 2007

File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Morph9.dll 12.0.6300.5000 500,304 13-Dec-2007 07:27 x86
Mspub.exe 12.0.6308.5000 9,586,720 23-Mar-2008 01:03 x86
Prtf9.dll 12.0.6300.5000 138,304 07-Dec-2007 06:32 x86
Ptxt9.dll 12.0.6300.5000 626,752 13-Dec-2007 07:27 x86
Pubconv.dll 12.0.6311.5000 592,952 10-Apr-2008 23:10 x86

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APPLIES TO
• Microsoft Office Publisher 2007
• Microsoft Office Publisher 2003
• Microsoft Publisher 2002 Standard Edition
• Microsoft Publisher 2000 Standard Edition

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Keywords: 
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