Microsoft Security Bulletin MS03-038
Unchecked buffer in Microsoft Access Snapshot Viewer Could Allow Code Execution (827104)
Originally posted: September 3, 2003
Updated: September 4, 2003
Who should read this bulletin:
Customers who use Microsoft® Access or who use the downloadable Microsoft Access Snapshot Viewer
Impact of vulnerability:
Allow an attacker to execute code of their choice
Maximum Severity Rating:
Customers who use Microsoft Access or who use the downloadable Microsoft Access Snapshot Viewer should install the security patch at their earliest opportunity.
End User Bulletin:
An end user version of this bulletin is available at:
- Microsoft Access 97
- Microsoft Access 2000
- Microsoft Access 2002
- Microsoft Knowledge Base article 827104 discusses this issue and will be available approximately 24 hours after the release of this bulletin. Knowledge Base articles can be found on the Microsoft Online Support web site.
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- V1.0 (September 3, 2003): Bulletin published.
- V1.1 (September 4, 2003): Updated Download Link.