Install Clamav (Clam Antivirus) On Ubuntu

Install Clamav (Clam Antivirus) On Ubuntu

 

Install Clamav (Clam Antivirus) On Ubuntu, Hostripples Web Hosting

 

This short, simple tutorial will explain how to install and use Clamav with Ubuntu.

To install Clamav,

  •  Install Clam AV
  •  root# sudo apt-get install clamav
  •  Install Clam AV Automated Package
  • root:# sudo apt-get install clamav-daemon
  • Clam AV Usage
  • To use Clamav,
  • Open the terminal
  •  Run a scan
  •  Scan the home directory and recursive files and folders.
  •  root# clamscan -r /home
  •  Scan everything
  • root# clamscan -r /
  •  Output Sample:
  •  ———– SCAN SUMMARY ———–
  •  Known viruses: 2304039
  • Engine version: 0.97.8
  • Scanned directories: 29545
  •  Scanned files: 111854
  •  Infected files: 0
  • Total errors: 18080
  •  Data scanned: 3206.81 MB
  •  Data read: 6249.99 MB (ratio 0.51:1)
  •  Time: 307.823 sec (5 m 7 s)
  • root#


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