Microsoft releases patch for PowerPoint flaw

13 May 2009

Microsoft has released a security update to fix at least 14 critical vulnerabilities in numerous versions of Microsoft Office PowerPoint, including PowerPoint 2000, PowerPoint XP, PowerPoint 2003 and Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2004 for Mac, which allowed remote hackers to execute malicious code on users' computers to infect systems and steal data. Security experts recommend that users immediately apply the PowerPoint patch to prevent their systems from becoming infected remotely.

A MEED Subscription...

Subscribe or upgrade your current package to support your strategic planning with the MENA region’s best source of business information. Proceed to our online shop below to find out more about the features in each package.

Get Notifications