The newest safety patch for Home windows 11, KB5015814, seems to be giving a rising variety of customers a tough time, with error codes aplenty on set up and even just a few circumstances of boot looping. As this can be a safety replace, it is not the form of patch you actually wish to ignore both, because it may result in your machine being compromised in the event you resolve to postpone it. Not a lot enjoyable.
The patch notes embrace a single line for the highlights of the replace:
- Addresses safety points to your Home windows working system.
Nice, thanks Microsoft. There is a little more data decrease down the web page although, together with the truth that this patch contains the enhancements launched with KB5014668 (opens in new tab) and that PowerShell transcript logs have been fastened—hardly one thing that impacts most, however I am positive our IT division might be delighted by the information.
There’s additionally a identified subject with .Web Framework 3.5 apps failing to open and exhibiting basic points. Some customers have discovered that turning off the .Web Framework 3.5 earlier than set up will help. Turning off Malwarebytes beforehand may assist issues right here. There’s a workaround on the patch notes web page (opens in new tab), which may come in useful.
One other identified downside impacts IE mode in Microsoft Edge. Apparently, mannequin dialog containers can cease Edge from responding, which is not ultimate. The answer right here is to make use of Identified Problem Rollback (opens in new tab)—that is totally damaged in different phrases. Whereas there in all probability aren’t many customers operating IE mode, because it’s primarily there to help older websites that require the now deprecated Web Explorer 11, it will be annoying for anybody that has to depend on it.
This is not the primary time customers have had issues with such safety updates which can be utilized routinely and the curse of Patch Tuesday has turn into a little bit of a factor due to it. It in all probability will not be the final time there are issues both.
Whereas these patch issues are comparatively minor, there’s nothing to cease extra critical issues from showing sooner or later. Your finest recourse is to maintain your machine backed up, you understand, simply in case. However in fact, you do this already, do not you. Do not you?
Thanks, The Register. (opens in new tab)