[CentOS] can I use CentOS as a antivirus / spam filter / HTTP AV gateway?
jhughes at hughesjr.com
Thu Jul 10 09:52:00 UTC 2008
Rudi Ahlers wrote:
> Hi all
> I've been thinking about using CentOS on a Dell R200 server and turn it
> into a firewall / network monitor / traffic shaper in our datacentre,
> instead of using a dedicated firewall device.
> One of the devices that I have been looking at, with my limited budget,
> is the D-Link DFL 860 -
> It provides AV, SPI, VPN, DOS, P2P, etc protection. Most of this can be
> done with Linux as well, but I'm not 100% sure about the AV part.
> How will I use / setup CentOS to check all traffic coming in & out
> (HTTP, SMTP, POP3, IMAP, etc) for virusses and clean them? We host both
> Windows & Linux servers, and I'm not too worried about the Linux
> servers, but Windows needs a lot of extra protection.
ssshhh!!! Don't tell Trend Micro you are scanning for viruses at the
gateway ... they don't like that term :-D
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