Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 895455 contains the following introduction:

This article describes how to use the security update KB886179 or the new updated version of Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer to replace the older and unsafe version of the GDIplus.dll file on your Microsoft Windows 2000-based computer. When you install the new and updated version of Windows Journal Viewer, a new and updated version of the GDIplus.dll file is installed on your computer.