Antivirus for Ubuntu

sdavmor sdavmor at
Thu May 24 18:12:20 UTC 2007

Ben Edwards wrote:
> I use xubuntu at work but there is only one other Linux desktop user.
> I was chatting to my boss today and one of the things the head of IT
> is nervous about is Antivirus on Linux.  Thats not go the you dont
> need it route, it the Linux desktop becomes popular there will be
> viruses, Trojans etc.  He knows it may not be necessary but to keep
> the business happy we need to use it. The question is are there any
> decent centrally managed anti virus products around for linux?
> Ben

AVG 7.5 is free for both Windows and Linux. I use it. Might be a good
place to start to quell the bossman's fears.
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