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Old 08-17-2011, 11:06 AM   #1
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Virus scanner for linux


I have a clamtk virus scanner.I am using ubuntu.But the scanner doesn't scan archives.How to make it scan archives.Or any special software/antiviruses required?
 
Old 08-17-2011, 11:31 AM   #2
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Try
Code:
sudo clamscan -r [directory to be scanned]
The -r parameter stands for "recursively".
 
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Old 08-17-2011, 11:34 AM   #3
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Normally, clamTK has a package libclamav as well who automatically untar archives en then scan them.
You can force it by typing:
Code:
--tar[=FULLPATH]
OR
Code:
--unrar[=FULLPATH]
 
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