[ubuntu-uk] Security on Ubuntu

Tez binary_y2k2 at blueyonder.co.uk
Sun Mar 4 16:44:43 GMT 2007


Benjamin Webb wrote:
> No ones told me I didn't need I firewall, but I wasn't sure whether I
> needed one. I'll use firestarter as you suggested just to make my PC
> slightly more dummy proof. I'd also feel more comfortable with an
> anitvirus so I'll try Clam.
>
>   
All ClamAV will do is scan files for windows viruses. Unless you are on 
a network with windows machines and serve files to those machines, then 
it's completely pointless installing ClamAV, or any other anti-virus app

Tez






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