WSL Antivirus and Firewall Compatibility

Introduction The purpose of this post is to enlighten antivirus (AV) companies to new security considerations for correctly interfacing with Bash on Ubuntu on Windows powered by the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). This post will provide a background description of WSL and its underlying technologies including Pico processes. This, in combination with guidance surrounding…


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