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 AmigaRobbo on Fri 13th Jan 2006 09:31 UTC
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Can you tell me this, was it really necessary to reboot the system to install the fix anyway?

I've not turned on my (Windows) PC in 3 weeks, so I've not been playing much attention to this secruity flaw.

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