UPDATE: Cannot Open Office 2003 Documents Protected with RMS

Previously we blogged that starting on December 11, 2009, customers using Office 2003 would not be able to open Office 2003 documents protected with the Active Directory Rights Management Service (AD RMS) or Rights Management Services (RMS). Additionally, customers would not be able to save Office 2003 documents protected with AD RMS/RMS.  A Hotfix package…


Cannot Open Office 2003 Documents Protected with RMS

Starting on December 11, 2009, customers using Office 2003 will not be able to open Office 2003 documents protected with the Rights Management Service (RMS) or save Office 2003 documents protected with RMS. The following error message may be displayed when attempting to Open RMS Documents using Office 2003:   “Unexpected error occurred. Please try…


December 2009 Update Release

On Tuesday, December 8th, 2009, Microsoft released 6 security updates.  In Office we are addressing 2 security vulnerabilities with 2 security bulletins.  The security updates apply to: Microsoft Office Converters 2002, 2003, and Office Converter Pack, described in security bulletin MS09-067. Microsoft Office Project 2000, 2002, and 2003, described in security bulletin MS09-068. For complete…