Arduino users - beware of new windows driver

Seems like FTDI has the same problem we faced with prolific and has updated its drivers to brick counterfeit devices under windows.

http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2014/10/windows-update-drivers-bricking-usb-serial-chips-beloved-of-hardware-hackers/

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Thanks for the warning, time to disable windows update

Bringing this thread full-circle, FTDI has reversed their decision: http://www.ftdichipblog.com/?p=1053