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Microsoft urges Windows 7 users to uninstall 'Blue Screen of Death' patch

Gregg Keizer | April 15, 2013
Microsoft today urged Windows 7 users to uninstall a patch shipped earlier this week that has crashed customer's PCs and crippled the machines with endless reboots.

In the latter case, Microsoft eventually blamed the Alureon rootkit, saying that only already infected PCs were incapacitated by recurring BSODs.

Microsoft continues to offer the MS13-036 update minus the troublesome patch through Windows Update.


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