Anti Virus, now Anti Spy-ware
bsilver at chrononomicon.com
Tue Jun 17 15:02:31 BST 2008
Steve Brettell wrote:
> Okay, but what about spy-ware and ad-ware and such? This stuff can be
> damaging as well. Is there any anti spy ware software like Spybot or
> Ad-aware that work with Linux? Or is this not a problem for the same
> reasons that viruses aren't a big issue?
I've given up with the whole name game.
ClamAV will detect most malware that will float through Linux.
And yes, it's a lesser worry with Linux because most aren't binary
compatible, especially if you're not running WINE.
More information about the ubuntu-users