ClamAv: is anyone paying attention?
geekboy at angrykeyboarder.com
Mon Nov 20 09:22:20 UTC 2006
On Sat, 18 Nov 2006 20:40:54 -0300, "Renaud (Ron) Olgiati"
<renaud at olgiati-in-paraguay.org> spake thusly:
> On Saturday 18 November 2006 18:19, my mailbox was graced by a missive
> from Mario Vukelic <mario.vukelic at dantian.org> who wrote:
>> Just to make one thing clear: ClamAv is there to enable a linux mail
>> server to protect Windows users from Windows viruses.
>> AFAIK all GNU/Linux viruses were proof-of-concept and none is in the
>> wild. Yes, theoretically GNU/Linux is vulnerable and diligence should be
>> used. But GNU/Linux viruses are not the reason for ClamAvs existence or
> Is there, out in the wide open world, an anti virus program for Linux viruses
> (virii ?) ?
> I'm asking, because I have a potential user who wont accept an installation
> without anti-virus.
Well Panda DesktopSecure is in the Canonical commerical repository.
f-prot (f-prot-installer) is in multiverse
BitDefender: http://tinyurl.com/ydun6v (or
http://preview.tinyurl.com/ydun6v if you prefer).
http://tinyurl.com/qork9 (or http://preview.tinyurl.com/qork9 if you
I'm probably missing a few more but that's a nice list dontcha think? :-)
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