Microsoft sneaks Firefox extension into Windows update

Posted by jhansonxi on Jun 11, 2010 7:00 AM EDT
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This week’s installment of the regular Windows Update pack seems to have included more than Microsoft has disclosed to consumers. On Tuesday, Firefox users began reporting on the mozillaZine forums that a “Search Helper Extension” had been mysteriously added to their browser upon restarting the application after the Windows Update installation.

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