MS08-032: Critical security update of ActiveX kill bits

MS08-032: Critical security update of ActiveX kill bits

Article ID : 950760
Last Review : June 10, 2008
Revision : 1.0
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INTRODUCTION

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-032. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update. This information includes 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/200806.msp (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200806.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/MS08-032.msp (http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS08-032.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)

North American customers 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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File Information

This update has no binary files. This update only makes those changes to the registry that prevent a control from instantiating in Windows Internet Explorer.

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APPLIES TO
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Web Edition
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition for Itanium-Based Systems
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86)
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86)
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition
• Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86)
• Windows Server 2008 Datacenter without Hyper-V
• Windows Server 2008 Enterprise without Hyper-V
• Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems
• Windows Server 2008 Standard without Hyper-V
• Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
• Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
• Windows Server 2008 Standard
• Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 Standard Edition
• Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Business
• Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Enterprise
• Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Home Basic
• Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Home Premium
• Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Ultimate
• Windows Web Server 2008
• Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
• Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
• Microsoft Windows XP Professional
• Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
• Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
• Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
• Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP4

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