IE Update Version 10.0.9 KB2870699 Causes Signature Verification Issue - by MarthaStewart

Status : 

  Won't Fix<br /><br />
		Due to several factors the product team decided to focus its efforts on other items.<br /><br />
		A more detailed explanation for the resolution of this particular item may have been provided in the comments section.

ID 801646 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 1
Opened 9/19/2013 1:39:24 PM
Access Restriction Public
Primary Feedback Item 800433


When clicking on a download link to download an MSI installation file, an error displays on the download bar at the bottom of the window.

Once the MSI file downloads completely, the error reads " The signature of *.exe is corrupt or invalid. Learn more. "

The only two options are to Delete or View Downloads.

If you enter in your downloads folder, the program successfully downloads regardless of the error.

However, some of our clients do not realize that, and are thrown off by this issue. 
We have confirmed that the issue is caused by IE Update Version 10.0.9 KB2870699.
Uninstalling this update, and switching back to IE version 10.0.6, the issue does not occur. 
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Posted by Louis [MSFT] on 10/15/2013 at 11:41 AM
Thank you for your feedback. This turns out to be the same issue as Connect Feedback Please follow the progress of this bug there. Thank you.

Best regards,

The Internet Explorer Team