SCOM console crashing after applying windows updates

Recently encountered this error when opening the Windows Computers view in my scom console






Transpires that this was caused by a windows update that was applied during routine patching work. The cause and fix are as follows:-

Official Cause:
The October 2016 cumulative Windows updates KB3194798/3192392/3185330/3185331 on Windows Server releases from 2008R2 up to 2016 and Windows client releases from 7 up to 10 with the SCOM 2012/2012R2/2016 console installed will cause the console to crash regularly after the Patches have been installed.

Official Resolution:
• Update 28.10.2016 7:00 am (CET):
o The hotfix was also applied to the latest cumulative update for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016:
 For Windows 10 RTM:
 For Windows 10 version 1511:
 For Windows 10 version 1607 and Windows Server 2016:
o These hotfixes are available via Windows Updateconsole

• Update 19.10.2016 7:00 am (CET):
o The product group released a hotfix for this issue:

I have successfully tested this fix for Windows 2012R2 and SCOM 2012R2 and Windows Server 2008 R2 and SCOM 2o12 SP1

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