Microsoft says it has resolved recent Direct Access connectivity issues in Windows 11 22H2, Windows 10 22H2, and other older versions of Windows. The problems started with KB5019509 in Windows 11, and KB5018482 in Windows 10. To mitigate the problems, Microsoft deployed a rollback of a known issue, and they are now resolved in this month’s Patch Tuesday updates:
The software giant has updated its health dashboard. In the case of Windows 10 22H2, Microsoft Author:
Solving the problem: This issue is resolved in updates released on December 13, 2022 (KB5021233) and later. We recommend that you install the latest security update for your device. It contains important improvements and fixes, including this one. If you are installing an update released on December 13, 2022 (KB5021233) or later, you do not need to use Known Issue Return (KIR) or a special Group Policy to resolve this issue.
If you are using an update that was released before December 13, 2022, and you have this issue, you can resolve it by installing and configuring the special Group Policy listed below. The special group policy can be found at computer configuration -> Administrative templates -> .
For information on deploying and configuring this special Group Policy, see How to use Group Policy to deploy a known issue rollback.
Group Policy Downloads with Group Policy Name:
It is important: You will need to install and Set the Group Policy for your version of Windows to resolve this issue.
You can read about the other issues affecting Windows in these articles here.