On Tuesday, July 14th, 2009, Microsoft released a security update for Microsoft Office Publisher 2007 (KB969693) which addresses a security vulnerability. The update is described in security bulletin MS09-030. For complete details, see Microsoft Security Updates for July 2009 for home users and Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for July 2009 for IT professionals.

Microsoft also released updates to the Outlook 2003 Junk Email Filter (KB971931) and Outlook 2007 Junk Email Filter (KB971933).

As a reminder, July 14th 2009 was the last day of extended support for Microsoft Office 2000 (see our earlier blog, Microsoft Office 2000 extended support ends in July, 2009). Starting August 1, 2009, Microsoft will discontinue support for Office Update and the Office Update Inventory Tool, as noted in the Office Update and Office Update Inventory Tool Version 2.2 support ends in August, 2009 blog. To continue getting the latest updates for Microsoft Office products, use Microsoft Update. For more information, see the FAQ.