windows defender & regedit
i have tight vnc in our xp pro machines. Everytime i approve defnder updates on the wsus server, it removes tight vnc from the allowed softwware list. This means that i am unable to vnc the machines and have to do a visit the machine to allow vnc in windows defender.
I have worked out how to configure defender to ignore the path to the tight vnc folder.
The key is
it appears as
"ExcludePaths" REG_MULTI_SZ C:\Program Files\Tight
However when you export the key it appears as
The problem is that everytime i try and import the key onto another machine i get the message. I have tried ending the process tree for the windows defender application.
Examining the registry after carrying this out does not give the required results!