KB4530689 updates Windows 10 1607 to Build 14393.3384 – 10 Dec 2019

On the last Patch Tuesday of 2019, Microsoft releases KB4530689 updates for Windows 10 1607 taking the Build to 14393.3384. This update is mandatory because along with some known issues, the company provides security updates for various applications. With this overview, the team improves the overall functioning and protection of the system.

Users are able to download KB4530689 as an MSU file format from the Microsoft update catalog site. To keep receiving the updates, you need to upgrade the latest version by navigating “Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Check for updates“. However, at some point, they’ll be installed by itself even if you don’t choose to install it. Besides, you can also open the entire patch list on Windows 10 Cumulative Updates. Go to the below section to know about the further update, known issues and ways to download it.

KB4530689

General Fixes and Improvements for KB4530689

This patch having Build 14393.3384 is actually a bug-fixing update that carries no new feature to the OS. Here are the key changes –

Highlights

  • Tech giant updates to improve security when Windows performs basic operations.
  • Microsoft team update to enhance security when using external devices. For instance – game controllers and web cameras.
  • Furthermore, they update to improve security when using input devices. For example – mouse, keyboard, or stylus.

Fixes and Improvements

  • Microsoft provides security updates to the following –
Windows Server, Windows Peripherals, Windows Kernel, Windows Virtualization,
 the Microsoft Scripting Engine, and Windows Input and Composition.

KB4530689 Known Issues

SymptomWorkaround

With build 14393.3384, you might encounter error “2245 (NERR_PasswordTooShort)” after installing KB4467684. It happens if the group policy “Minimum Password Length” is configured with greater than 14 characters. Also, the cluster service might get failed to start.

As a resolution, you can configure the domain default Minimum Password Length policy. It will be less than or equal to 14 characters.

In the upcoming release, the team promises to release a solution as they are currently working on this.

With Build 14393.3384, you may receive an error when performing certain operations, for example, rename, on files or folders.

Oftentimes, this happens while using Cluster Shared Volume (CSV). At that time, you will meet an error message that prompts on the screen -STATUS_BAD_IMPERSONATION_LEVEL (0xC00000A5).

This issue basically occurs since the operation does not have an administrator authorization. Also, the operation performs on the CVS owner node.

Follow anyone –

  • Perform the operation using a process that holds admin authorities.
  • Use a node that does not have CSV ownership and then perform the task.

In the upcoming release, the experts promise to release a solution as they are currently working upon this.

How to get this update

Before proceeding further, make sure to install the following Servicing stack updates on your PC-

1. Through Windows Update

You will auto receive the new patch update KB4530689 on your respective Windows 10 version 1607 through Windows Update. Furthermore, you may download the patch update manually as well by visiting the following address –

Settings (using Win+I) > Update & Security > Windows Update

After you reach the above path, press the Check for Updates button.

2. Through the Update Catalog

Download the Standalone Package for Windows 10 version: 1607

3. Via Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)

If you configure Products and Classifications as described below, KB4530689 will auto-synchronize with WSUS.

  • Product: Windows 10
  • Classification: Security Updates

Source – Microsoft Update Catalog