Text is corrupted when it's typed into a webpage that uses Adobe Flash Player after you install security update 2880289

Symptoms

After you install security update 2880289, multibyte text may appear garbled on some websites that use Adobe Flash Player. For example, the website may use a Flash application in conjunction with JavaScript to process the text, perhaps for logon functionality. 

When you type multibyte text into the application, the text is corrupted. 

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

Resolution

This issue is resolved in the current release of Adobe Flash Player. For more information, see the following Adobe release notes:  Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.

You can also resolve this issue by installing the following update: The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8

Download Download the package now.

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8

Download Download the package now.

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2012

Download Download the package now.

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1 Preview

Download Download the package now.

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1 Preview

Download Download the package now.

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview

Download Download the package now.

Release Date: September 17, 2013

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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FILE INFORMATION

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time and with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.
Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 file information
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of these products. Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
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Article ID: 2889543 - Last Review: Sep 24, 2013 - Revision: 1

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