Microsoft removes AV compatibility requirements for Windows 10 security updates

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In the fallout from the revelations about the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities — and the ensuing chaos relating to patches for the security problems — Microsoft blocked security updates for Windows 10 users with antivirus software whose compatibility with patches was not known. Two months after making this decision, Microsoft has changed course and said that updates can roll out to everyone once again. The company says this is a result of working with antivirus partners and patches should no longer lead to problems in most cases. See also: Intel failed to warn US government about Meltdown and Spectre flaws…

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