Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 07-29-2004, 10:29 PM   #1
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Malaysia
Distribution: Redhat 8.0, 9, Slackware 9.1
Posts: 511

Rep: Reputation: 30
any software for antivirus???


i am looking for a software such that, there is a antivirus server (i prefer linux-based), then, there are antivirus client (normally they are windows clients). then, the server will update the latest virus definition from the internet, then the server will urgue the clients to update the virus definition once the date is expired, or once users are rebooting up the machine.

pls.... recommend some...thanks..

Old 07-31-2004, 12:02 PM   #2
Registered: Aug 2002
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Distribution: PCLinuxOS 2012.08
Posts: 430

Rep: Reputation: 30
I think you could start with google and learn a lot about the subject. Did you google for "linux antivirus"? I tried it and a ton of links came up.

Siri Amrit
Old 07-31-2004, 12:58 PM   #3
Registered: Jul 2004
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Distribution: #! Korora
Posts: 472

Rep: Reputation: 30
Here's are the links I picked up throughout the years.
Never tried any, so can't say how good are they.



Old 07-31-2004, 01:11 PM   #4
Registered: May 2004
Distribution: Fedora Core 2
Posts: 381

Rep: Reputation: 30
clamav can scan for windows viruses on a linux server.

companies like vexira provide paid solutions in this area too.
Old 08-02-2004, 12:28 AM   #5
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Malaysia
Distribution: Redhat 8.0, 9, Slackware 9.1
Posts: 511

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
can i setup a clamav server? then, the rest of my windows clients are updating the virus definition from my clamav server?


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Antivirus software for linux linuxqa Linux - Security 5 09-12-2005 09:24 PM
is there any antivirus software ....? zameer_india Linux - Newbie 10 01-03-2005 04:56 AM
Antivirus Software Help Me Please!!! snapper64 Linux - Software 9 12-27-2004 08:04 PM
Antivirus Software ozlinux Linux - Software 8 10-24-2004 05:54 AM
antivirus software cdl00 Linux - Security 3 05-20-2004 03:26 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:30 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration