Reply to post: Re: yet another 'new, shiny' feature that gets a *yawn*

Please activate the anti-ransomware protection in your Windows 10 Fall Creators Update PC. Ta

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Re: yet another 'new, shiny' feature that gets a *yawn*

It can be disabled with the following PS command:

Set-MpPreference -EnableControlledFolderAccess Disabled

It does need to be ran as Administrator, but that's trivial to work around.

It's a false sense of security, if any. Educating users is still the best cure.

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