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Old 06-24-2004, 07:10 PM   #1
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Linux Virus Scans and Spyware Detectors

Hey I'm using Mandrake 9.1, and I was just wondering what kind of virus scans and spyware detectors are available for linux. Preferably free versions.
Old 06-24-2004, 07:34 PM   #2
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what viruses and spyware?

get a copy of firefox and youre set. id also recomend upgradein to mandrake 10.
Old 06-24-2004, 07:35 PM   #3
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there's a # of antivirus programs for linux,

as far as spyware goes, i'm unaware of any that affects linux, that doesn't mean you couldn't have a google though.
good luck.


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