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Microsoft has released a security update for Microsoft Office 2000. The following "Article contents" section describes the information that this article contains about the security update.
Microsoft has released an update to Microsoft Office 2000. A vulnerability could allow arbitrary code to run when the system uses the converter to open a maliciously crafted document. The update resolves this vulnerability so that the files that the converter opens are handled appropriately.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824993/ )Overview of the Office 2000 WordPerfect 5.x Converter security patch: September 3, 2003
Note You may be able to workaround this issue by installing the Microsoft Office 2000 Update: KB835220. The Microsoft Office 2000 Update: KB835220 is inteneded to reduce the need for you to insert your CD-ROM when you are installing Office updates.
For additional information about the Microsoft Office 2000 Update: KB835220, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/835220/ )Description of the Office 2000 Update: February 10, 2004
You do not have to install this security update if you have a later version of the files that are listed in this table.
File name Version ------------------------------ Msconv97.dll 2003.1100.6252.0 Wpft532.cnv 2003.1100.6252.0
For additional information about how to determine the version of Office 2000 that is installed on your computer, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/255275/ )How to determine the version of your Office 2000 program
TextConverters,TCWP5FilesOptionally, you can substitute the REINSTALL=ALL property to reinstall all the Microsoft Office components on the client computer.
The Office Admin Update Center for Office IT Professionals contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Office Admin Update Center, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Article ID: 873380 - Last Review: January 11, 2015 - Revision: 2.5