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Windows 7: 9 new Win7 updates published 11/10/15 - are these OK?

11 Nov 2015   #1
PatrickHill

Windown 7 professional 64 bit
 
 
9 new Win7 updates published 11/10/15 - are these OK?

Hello Folks,
Today I found 9 new important Win7 updates when I checked windows update in control panel (as well as approximately the same number for MS Office). I've attached a list. My broad-brush question is "are these OK to install?"

A more focused question though is this: are updates labelled "Security update for Windows 7xxxxxx" likely to be just what the title implies, a security update and no dangerous stuff (like installing Windows 10 or installing spyware)?

Then, is the Malicious Software removal tool in that same category - good additional security I don't need to worry about? But should go ahead and install?

If the answers to the above two questions are "yes, install this type", then I have only to concern myself with KB3107998. That title could surely encompass stuff I'd rather not have on my machine.
Thanks for your help in advance, Patrick




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11 Nov 2015   #2
RupertSodwind

Windows 7 Home Premium Edition (64-bit) Service Pack 1 (Build 7601)
 
 

Well, one or more certainly isn't safe - see my post
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