MS08-051: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft PowerPoint could allow remote code execution

MS08-051: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft PowerPoint could allow remote code execution

Article ID : 949785
Last Review : August 12, 2008
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INTRODUCTION

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-051. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

• Home users:

http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200808.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200808.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/ms08-051.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms08-051.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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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:

954038 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=954038/) MS08-051: Description of the security update for the PowerPoint 2007 converter: August 12, 2008
951338 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=951338/) MS08-051: Description of the security update for PowerPoint 2007: August 12, 2008
948988 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=948988/) MS08-051: Description of the security update for PowerPoint 2003: August 12, 2008
949041 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=949041/) MS08-051: Description of the security update for PowerPoint Viewer 2003: August 12, 2008
948995 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=948995/) MS08-051: Description of the security update for PowerPoint 2002: August 12, 2008
949007 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=949007/) MS08-051: Description of the security update for PowerPoint 2000: August 12, 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 Office PowerPoint 2007

File name File version File size Date Time
Powerpnt.exe 12.0.6300.5000 467,496 13-Dec-2007 06:42
Msppt.olb 12.0.6300.5000 265,792 07-Dec-2007 07:17
Ppcore.dll 12.0.6307.5000 7,998,504 16-Mar-2008 08:12
Pptpia.dll 12.0.6300.5000 250,928 07-Dec-2007 07:17

Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 converter

File name File version File size Date Time
Ppcnv.dll 12.0.6320.5000 1,768,448 18-Jun-2008 16:46
Ppcnvcom.exe 12.0.6300.5000 71,744 07-Dec-2007 07:17

Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003

File name File version File size Date Time
Powerpnt.exe 11.0.8227.0 6,421,512 04-Jul-2008 01:33

Microsoft Office PowerPoint Viewer 2003

File name File version File size Date Time
Pptview.exe 11.0.8164.0 1,661,280 19-Apr-2007 13:49
Gdiplus.dll 11.0.8165.0 1,701,216 30-Apr-2007 14:43
Intldate.dll 11.0.5510.0 64,064 14-Jul-2003 22:57
Ppvwintl.dll 11.0.8161.0 131,424 22-Mar-2007 19:05
Pvreadme.htm Not Applicable 4,189 19-Jun-2008 12:24
Saext.dll 11.0.8161.0 218,456 22-Mar-2007 19:25
Unicows.dll 1.0.3703.0 246,424 30-Oct-2002 12:21

Microsoft PowerPoint 2002

File name File version File size Date Time
Powerpnt.exe 10.0.6842.0 6,095,880 06-May-2008 17:13

Microsoft PowerPoint 2000

File name File version File size Date Time
Powerpnt.exe 9.0.0.8969 4,259,892 26-Mar-2008 00:55

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APPLIES TO
• Microsoft Office 2000 Service Pack 3, when used with:
    Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 Standard Edition
• Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 Service Pack 3 (SP3)
• Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 2, when used with:
    Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003
• Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 3, when used with:
    Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003
• Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007
• 2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 1, when used with:
    Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007

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