FIX: SQL Server crashes when you execute the OPENJSON function in a contained database in SQL Server 2016

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Enterprise Core

Symptoms


When you execute the OPENJSON function in a contained database in SQL Server 2016, an access violation may occur. Additionally, SQL Server may crash.

Resolution


This update is included in the following cumulative updates:
 

Workaround


To work around this issue, specify a correlation name for the contained database in the query in which the OPENJSON function is used.

Status


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

References


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