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    Security Update for Microsoft Word 2000 (KB969600)

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    A security vulnerability exists in Microsoft Word 2000 that could allow arbitrary code to run when a maliciously modified file is opened. This update resolves the vulnerability so that Microsoft Word 2000 documents are handled appropriately.
    • Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      office2000-KB969600-FullFile-ENU.exe

      Date Published:

      2009-06-08

      File Size:

      4.0 MB

      KB Articles: KB969600

      Security Bulletins:MS09-027

    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000 Service Pack 4; Windows NT; Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1; Windows XP Service Pack 2


        • This update applies to the following product:
          • Microsoft Word 2000
          • Microsoft Works Suite 2000
          • Microsoft Works Suite 2001

        • Supported Windows Installer Version: Microsoft Windows Installer version 2.0 or later.
          • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 and Microsoft Windows XP include this version of the Windows Installer. Otherwise, the latest version of Windows Installer is available as a separate download at the following location:

      • Note: IT professionals should refer to the IT professional resources section.

        Installation instructions
        If you have Microsoft Word 2000, do one of the following:

        • Use Office Update on the Office Online Web site. Office Update automatically detects Office and prompts you to install updates and service packs that bring Office programs up-to-date.


        • Install Security Update for Microsoft Word 2000 (KB969600). To do this, follow these steps:
          1. Download the .exe file by clicking on the Download button at the top of the page, and then save the file to your hard disk drive.
          2. It is recommended that you quit any programs you are running.

          3. In Windows Explorer, double-click the .exe file that you saved to your hard disk drive, and follow the instructions on the screen.


        IT professional resources
        IT professionals working in managed environments can find complete resources for deploying Office updates in an organization on the Office System Suites and Programs TechCenter.

        The download for this update is available by clicking on the Download button at the top of the page. You can double-click the executable package to begin installation, or extract the patch files (MSP files) by using a command line. The command line and instructions are included in the Knowledge Base article (197147): Command-Line Switches For IExpress Software Update Packages.

        See the Microsoft Knowledge Base article Description of the Security Update for Microsoft Word 2000 (KB969600) for further information about this update.

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