LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB2687503 to Address an Issue with Embedded ActiveX Controls 08-MAR-2013

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    • (March 08, 2013) Microsoft has released KB2687503. An issue exists where, after installing security update 2597986, Windows Common Control-based embedded ActiveX controls may fail to load within pre-existing Office documents, within third-party add-ins, and when you insert new controls in developer mode. A fix is now available for download that installs the control and also fixes the registration of the control. We recommend that you install this fix to resolve the issue. Please visit the following page for more details,



    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2687503


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    • mscomctlocx2010-kb2687503v2-fullfile-x86-glb.exe


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