Windows 10 update breaks its built-in antivirus protection

Windows 10 update breaks its built-in antivirus protection


Windows 10’s built-in antivirus app, Windows Defender, is reportedly misfiring and failing to fully complete virus scans, apparently due to some kind of bug – although exactly where this gremlin in the works might be isn’t clear yet.
Windows Latest picked up on this, and there are multiple reports on Reddit and Microsoft’s Answers.com help forum where people are finding that Windows Defender is reporting the following: “Items skipped during scan.”

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