KB4529833 - FIX: sp_describe_parameter_encryption returns different results if you switch parameter positions in SQL Server 2017 and 2019

Applies to: SQL Server 2017 Developer on WindowsSQL Server 2017 Enterprise on WindowsSQL Server 2017 Enterprise Core on Windows

Symptoms


Assume that you run sp_describe_parameter_encryption in SQL Server 2017 or 2019, you may receive different results by switching stored procedure parameter positions.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. 

Resolution


This issue is fixed in the following cumulative updates for SQL Server:
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