Patch Tuesday – March 11, 2008

Four security bulletins were released by Microsoft on Tuesday, March 11, 2008. 4 Critical Bulletins (MS08-014, MS08-015, MS08-016, and MS08-017) according to the March 2008 Bulletin Summary.

Critical Bulletins

MS08-014: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (949029)

Affected Software

  • Office 2000 SP3
    • Excel 2000 SP3 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-043
      • Supersedes MS07-044
  • Office XP SP3
    • Excel 2002 SP3 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-043
      • Supersedes MS07-044
  • Office 2003 SP2
    • Excel 2003 SP2 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-043
      • Supersedes MS07-044
  • 2007 Office System
    • Excel 2007 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-043
      • Supersedes MS07-036
  • Office Excel Viewer 2003 – Download Update
    • Superseded by MS08-043
    • Supersedes MS07-044
  • Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 – Download Update
    • Superseded by MS08-043
    • Supersedes MS07-036
  • Office 2004 for Mac – Download Update
    • Superseded by MS08-026
    • Supersedes MS08-013
  • Office 2008 for Mac – Download Update
    • Superseded by MS08-026

MS08-015: Vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook Could Allow Remote Code Execution (949031)31))

Affected Software

MS08-016: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (949030)

Affected Software

MS08-017: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Web Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (933103)03)

Affected Software

  • Office 2000 SP3
  • Office XP SP3
  • Visual Studio 2002 .NET SP1
  • Visual Studio 2003 .NET SP1
  • BizTalk Server 2000
  • BizTalk Server 2002
  • Commerce Server 2000
  • Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 SP2

Important Reminder

Please keep your computer up to date with Critical and Important updates by visiting Microsoft Update. If you experience any problems with Microsoft Security updates then please call Microsoft support for help. There will be no charge for support on Security Updates.

Microsoft has set up newsgroups for self-support. If you need help for Security updates or any other updates that is issued by Microsoft then please visit the Windows Update newsgroup at using your newsreader news://msnews.microsoft.com/microsoft.public.windowsupdate.

Version 1.8
Edited: May 11, 2012

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