[CentOS] Antivirus for CentOS? (yuck!)

Anne Wilson cannewilson at googlemail.com
Thu Jan 22 12:16:40 UTC 2009


On Thursday 22 January 2009 09:35:11 Ralph Angenendt wrote:
> What do you do with clamav on a linux server? Especially: How is it run
> by you? What do you think it protects you against on a linux server?

1 - it protects you against passing on any windows viruses to windows users
2 - it satisfied those auditors who can't think beyond what they have been 
told, especially if you have log proof.  Logwatch's daily report:

 --------------------- clam-update Begin ------------------------ 

 Last ClamAV update process started at Wed Jan 21 04:02:23 2009
 
 Last Status:
    main.cvd is up to date (version: 49, sigs: 437972, f-level: 35, builder: 
sven)
    daily.cld is up to date (version: 8881, sigs: 56877, f-level: 38, builder: 
ccordes)
 
 ---------------------- clam-update End ------------------------- 

 
 --------------------- Clamav Begin ------------------------ 

 
 **Unmatched Entries**
 Database correctly reloaded (936952 signatures) 
 
 ---------------------- Clamav End -------------------------

That should satisfy and auditor.

Anne
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