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VSEL does not offer exceptions by Process and most likely yes the Exclusions may need to be reviewed on the install and working directories for you applications.
I would state a better option would be ENSL 10.2 Patch 1 and the reasons are :-
ENSL does offer Process Exclusion.
ENSL 10.2 Patch 1 has a fix for GIT applications
VSEL OAS policy has two important settings regarding handling of compression containers.
Action --> If scanning times out
Having scan inside archives enabled while action when scanning time out is set to "Deny access to the file" will definitely cause operational impact to handling of for example *.tar.gz files.