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        woody
        Da Boss

        Oh boy. You know that unpublicized Windows Defender patch that fixed the “Items skipped during scan” bug? There are two reports on Reddit already abou
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      • #2210784 Reply
        b
        AskWoody Plus

        There are two reports on Reddit already about bugs in the new version.

        Those two reports don’t mention “the new version”.

        • #2210856 Reply
          woody
          Da Boss

          Very true. That’s why I asked for clarification from the two original posters. Still no response.

      • #2210800 Reply
        anonymous
        Guest

        So maybe another KB that KOs the software. And an important security related service under 10/8.1 and at the worst of times.

      • #2210842 Reply
        JC Zorkoff
        AskWoody Plus

        I am running Win 10 1903 Build 18362.657

        Clicking on the update History of any installed Defender Platform update (KB4052623) takes you a description of version 4.18.1901.7 – Last updated Mar 25, 2020

        My Update History shows these installations:

        02/04/2020 KB4052623 Version 4.18.2001.7
        02/27/2020 KB4052623 Version 4.18.2001.10
        03/20/2020 KB4052623 Version 4.18.2003.6

        This one is waiting to be installed:

        03/25/2020 KB4052623 Version 4.18.2003.8

        Which version of KB4052623 is reporting the Defender error: “Unexpected error. Sorry, we ran into a problem. Please try again.”

        Does anyone know the answer?

      • #2210843 Reply
        Barry
        AskWoody Plus

        No problems here nor did i ever have the original problem you reported.

        Barry
        Windows 10 Home V 2004

      • #2211101 Reply
        anonymous
        Guest

        No problem here, 4 computers

         

        KB4052623 Version 4.18.2003.8

         

      • #2212760 Reply
        Perq
        AskWoody Plus

        Is KB4052623 Version 4.18.2003.8 still an issue? I have it paused in queue to avoid any problems..

        W10Pro 1809 17763.1039

         

        :W10Pro 1909 18363.689
        Dell OptiPlex 990

        • #2212771 Reply
          b
          AskWoody Plus

          No. Millions have installed it without any issues.

      • #2212777 Reply
        Perq
        AskWoody Plus

        No. Millions have installed it without any issues.

        Born discussion left it up in air:
        https://www.borncity.com/blog/2020/03/25/update-kb4052623-microsoft-fixt-defender-scan-skip-bug/

        :W10Pro 1909 18363.689
        Dell OptiPlex 990

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