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Alert (SA05-039A)

Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows Components

Systems Affected

  • Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Project 2002
  • Microsoft Visio 2002
  • Microsoft Works Suite
  • Microsoft Windows Media Player
  • Windows Messenger
  • MSN Messenger
  • Overview

    An attacker may be able to take control of your computer by taking advantage of vulnerabilities in the Windows operating system and in some Microsoft software packages.


    Microsoft has released a Security Bulletin Summary for February, 2005. This summary includes several bulletins that address vulnerabilities in various Windows operating systems, applications and components.


    Apply an update

    Obtain the appropriate updates from Windows Update or by using Automatic Updates.


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    Revision History

    • February 8, 2005: Initial release

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