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I am still seeing some issues. I have a Surface 4 Pro and originally installed Windows Subsystem for Linux via the "features". I uninstalled this and installed "Ubuntu" from the app store. When I go to run : apt update ; apt upgrade -y This hangs on a package. Let me know if you need the specific package name, but I turned off Ransomware and reinstalled again to get past this error, so I don't have it handy unfortunately. I do not receive an error from Malwarebytes, but it just hangs. I tried this a few times to make sure it was not a "freak" incident too.
Hi I noticed that Malwarebytes breaks the Windows subsystem for Linux if I run "sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade". This is very annoying because I have to reinstall the whole WSL system every time this happens. dpkg is NOT malware, it is a package management tool in Ubuntu. Please see: http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/xenial/man1/dpkg.1.html Please see the attachment.
Every single time I try to upgrade my linux subsystem, I get some random file blocked from execution (dash this time) and boom, Linux subsystem is broken till I uninstall and reinstall. I get that executing a bash/dash/any shell is dangerous, but is there a way to detect that they are running under the Linux subsystem and check what they do, not what they are? Malwarebytes has helped me in the past, so far has been a trustworthy company, but security shouldn't kill usabilty. I should be the one to decide about security tradeoffs. Please, if a shell executable is being run, allow