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New error since yesterday on html's.

From: Fernandez Manzano, Alfredo <alfredo.fernandez@softwareag.com>
Date: Fri, 19 May 2017 12:46:43 +0000
To: "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <E06951F4AF3C304D955F8E633B9D1172D82E6B60@daeexmbx1.eur.ad.sag>
Hi w3c,
I’m using your online tool https://validator.w3.org/#validate_by_upload to check html files. Thanks for your good work, it’s so useful for me.
Since this morning I’m getting this error when I check the files:
Error: --!> found at end of comment (should just be -->).
At line 11, column 16
<![endif]-->↩ </div>↩ </bo

Yesterday my html were valid, but now the same HTML is not valid and I don’t understand the error. Did you implement new checks on the tool?
I can’t send you the address or the original html, but this example of code works good to get the error (check it with HTML5 doctype):
<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset="UTF-8">
<div id="ARQpie">
    <!--[if lte IE 8]>
    <a href="#" title="test" style="display:block;"></a>
Best regards.
Received on Monday, 22 May 2017 22:19:13 UTC

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