Assume that you run a query with joins to retrieve data from two or more tables in SQL Server 2017. In some
situations, when the query optimizer replaces a physical join operator like
Hash Joins or Nested Loop Joins with the Adaptive Join operator, you may
experience an access violation exception. This issue may occur intermittently.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
This issue is fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:
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