[Bug 645061] Re: apparmor blocks freshclam process info after latest update

Imre Gergely gimre at narancs.net
Wed Sep 22 13:01:49 BST 2010

Confirmed on Lucid with (not yet) backported clamav 0.96.3 from clamav-

Seems like this is some new feature in 0.96.3 where freshclam (and
indeed clamav-daemon too) does some checking in /proc/self and also
/proc/filesystems. Attached some syslog entries which appear exactly
after freshclam is done downloading .cvd files (virus definition

The warnings seem to go away when adding the following line to

  /proc/** r,

This doesn't seem to be a bug in clamav but a too restrictive apparmor

** Attachment added: "clam-apparmor-log.txt"

apparmor blocks freshclam process info after latest update
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