Microsoft previews three critical bulletins; two for Office

Microsoft previews three critical bulletins; two for Office

Summary: Microsoft on Thursday previewed three critical bulletins for Microsoft Office and Windows and a moderate denial of service vulnerability for the company's security software.According to Microsoft's advance notification, the software giant will address the following in its Patch Tuesday update May 13:A critical remote code execution vulnerability primarily affecting Microsoft Office (Word) and another critical remote code execution flaw in Publisher.

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Microsoft on Thursday previewed three critical bulletins for Microsoft Office and Windows and a moderate denial of service vulnerability for the company's security software.

According to Microsoft's advance notification, the software giant will address the following in its Patch Tuesday update May 13:

  • A critical remote code execution vulnerability primarily affecting Microsoft Office (Word) and another critical remote code execution flaw in Publisher. Affected software includes Office 2000, Office XP, Office 2003, Office 2007
  • A critical Jet database engine issue that affects Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003.
  • And a moderate bulletin was issued for a denial of service vulnerability in Windows Live OneCare, Microsoft Antigen, Microsoft Windows Defender, Microsoft Forefront Security.

Topics: Operating Systems, Collaboration, Microsoft, Security, Software, Windows

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  • Critical Bull(???)etins

    thanks for the "head-Up"...now if they would say something about XP SP3..Just got a message from our "Factory" HQ which says that XP SP# will disable our technical diagnostic machines which we use to determine electrical/electronics problems with engines; i.e., fuel injection.. oh well, keeps me off the street at night..sleep well puppadave
    puppadave
  • RE: Microsoft previews three critical bulletins; two for Office

    lol
    atari8bit