Word 97 Security Patch: KB830354 offers the highest levels of stability and security available for Microsoft Word 97. This update addresses a flaw when opening a document containing certain data values (the names of macros in the document) in Microsoft Word.
This flaw could allow arbitrary code to run when Word tries to open a document containing maliciously crafted values. This update resolves this vulnerability so that files containing these values are handled appropriately. This version is the first release on CNET Download.com.