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Submission + - Desktop Search on Windows Updates ( 1

Bizzeh writes: "KB917013 has apeared on the windows update optional software section, which is Windows Desktop Season 3.01. It seems microsoft are hoping to trick foolish users who just select all updates into having windows desktop search."

Submission + - Microsoft pushed Desktop Search as auto-update

yurik writes: Microsoft has pushed Windows Desktop Search through the automatic update:

Windows Desktop Search (WDS) 3.01 helps you to find, preview, and use your documents, e-mail, music, photos, and other items. On an upgrade from previous versions, you may need to rebuild your index. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer. More information for this update can be found at

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