Clamav

app-antivirus/clamav


Source Repository:Repository:Gentoo Portage Tree

http://www.clamav.net/

Summary: Clam Anti-Virus Scanner

Use Flags

clamdtop
A Top like tool which shows what clamd is currently scanning amongst other things
metadata-analysis-api
Enables collection of file property metadata using ClamAV API for analysis by ClamAV bytecode programs.

News

Drobbins

New Squeezelite Ebuild

Squeezelite streams audio from Logitech Media Server, supporting FLAC, MP3, and hi-res DSD (SACD) formats.
2017-01-06 by Drobbins
Drobbins

New Raspberry Pi and ODROID builds

We now have builds that are optimized for various Raspberry Pi and ODROID systems.
2017-01-02 by Drobbins
Oleg

LLVM Targets

LLVM Targets
2016-12-08 by Oleg
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Clamav

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Clamav is an open source antivirus solution.

Installation

# emerge app-antivirus/clamav
Virus definitions need to be installed before starting the clamd service

# freshclam

Configuration

Configuration files are located at /etc/conf.d/clamd, /etc/clamd.conf, and /etc/freshclam.conf

Runtime

# rc-update add clamd default
# rc

Testing

To make sure things are installed correctly, users have the option to run against the the EICAR Standard Anti-Virus Test File:

# wget -O- http://www.eicar.org/download/eicar.com.txt

Usage

To scan single files:

# clamscan /usr/bin/portageq
To scan a directory:

# clamscan -ir /var/www/localhost/htdocs/
----------- SCAN SUMMARY -----------
Known viruses: 3736482
Engine version: 0.98.6
Scanned directories: 663
Scanned files: 6067
Infected files: 0
Total errors: 8
Data scanned: 58.61 MB
Data read: 36.59 MB (ratio 1.60:1)
Time: 42.691 sec (0 m 42 s)

External Resources

http://www.clamav.net/doc/install.html