Scan packed executables

This policy setting allows you to configure scanning for packed executables. It is recommended that this type of scanning remain enabled.

If you enable or do not configure this setting, packed executables will be scanned.

If you disable this setting, packed executables will not be scanned.

Supported on: At least Windows Vista

Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Microsoft Antimalware\Scan
Value NameDisablePackedExeScanning
Enabled Value0
Disabled Value1


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