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Cant install Kali Linux WSL, Sophos blocking it

Hi all,

I am trying to install Kali Linux from the Microsoft Store on Windows 10 20H2 but it is being blocked by Sophos as a PUA (due to the nature of the apps it uses). is there a way to allow install and use of this without Sophos scanning it? can I add an exception in Sophos Central even just for one user?


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  • Hi

    I would suggest you create the test policy under Sophos Central to create the scanning exclusion if you wish to allow the detected PUA. Please check this link to create the scanning exclusion…

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