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NOTE: The information in this article applies to the East Asian version%3 of the products listed above. The information in this article also applies to the following products, in addition to the products listed above:
Microsoft Office 97 Powered by Word 98 for Windows (Japan only)
Microsoft Word 98 for Windows (Japan only)
Microsoft Converter Pack 2000
A conversion utility that is included as part of the East Asian versions of the products listed above contains a potential security problem. The utility converts Microsoft Word 5.x documents into the newer file format.
Microsoft has released a patch that eliminates this vulnerability. To download the patch, click the appropriate hyperlink below:
Microsoft Word 2000 Standard Edition, Microsoft Word 97 Standard Edition, Microsoft Works Suite 2000, Microsoft Office 2000 with MultiLanguage Pack, Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 Standard Edition, Microsoft PowerPoint 97 Standard Edition