Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 12th Jan 2006 07:36 UTC, submitted by Resolution
Bugs & Viruses Users of Windows who have set the Automatic Updates option to "Download updates for me, but let me choose when to install them" were surprised to find that the latest WMF patch had overridden these settings and not only installed the patch, but rebooted the machines as well.
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by raver31 on Thu 12th Jan 2006 08:12 UTC
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nasty nasty nasty

Microsoft should not have done this... if indeed it is true.

forcing an install and a reboot. how much lost data will that incur.

but then, read your EULA, Microsoft is in no way ever responsible for a loss in data if you use its systems.

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