Comment 4 for bug 1090851

su_v (suv-lp) wrote :

According to the latest update of MS12-078, Microsoft has released a new version of the security update to address the known issue (2012-12-20):

«Known issues with this security update

    The original version of security update 2753842 had an issue related to OpenType Font (OTF) rendering in applications such as PowerPoint on affected versions of Windows. This issue was resolved in the version of this security update that was rereleased on December 20, 2012. »
<http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2753842>

I haven't seen reports/feedback yet how this second version of the security update affects Inkscape - there are initial indications though that this is solving the problems e.g. for CorelDraw and QuarkXPress:
<http://coreldraw.com/blogs/gerard/archive/2012/12/18/disappearing-text-in-coreldraw-ms-kb-2753842.aspx>
<http://forums.quark.com/p/31931/119409.aspx#119409>