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    Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package MFC Security Update

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    A security issue has been identified leading to a vulnerability in MFC applications that are built with Visual Studio 2005 and ship the Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package.
    • Note:There are multiple files available for this download.Once you click on the "Download" button, you will be prompted to select the files you need.
      Version:

      8.0

      File Name:

      vcredist_x86.EXE

      vcredist_IA64.EXE

      vcredist_x64.EXE

      Date Published:

      6/7/2011

      File Size:

      2.6 MB

      6.3 MB

      3.0 MB

      KB Articles: KB2538242

      Security bulletins:MS11-025

        A security issue has been identified leading to MFC application vulnerability in DLL planting due to MFC not specifying the full path to system/localization DLLs. You can protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this item, you may have to restart.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista, Windows XP


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    • Additional Information
        Please see the Knowledge Base Articles KB2538242 for more information.

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