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    Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1 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 Service Pack 1.
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      249.8 MB

      KB Articles: KB2538218

      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.
    • System Requirements
      Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2 (32-Bit x86), Windows Server 2003 R2 x64 editions, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista, Windows XP

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      • Please see the Knowledge Base Articles KB2538218 for more information.