Microsoft rolls accidentally Windows 7 test patch




Microsoft has several Windows 7 users Wednesday scare by accidentally a test patch as “important update” to release. The suspicious-looking patch was withdrawn shortly after its release.

It involved update KB3877432, a language pack with a size of 4.3MB. The description was a random string of characters, the date was outdated and for more information Microsoft was referring to .edu-, .mil- and .gov addresses. On the forum of Microsoft, Reddit and via Twitter made ​​people around the world quickly reported the suspicious-looking patch, even after it was soon withdrawn.

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