Tag: clamav

ERROR: Can’t open or parse the config freshclam.conf

Error While updating the ClamAV database using the ‘freshclam’ command, you may receive the “can’t open or parse the config file freshclam.conf” message. root@vps:~# freshclam ERROR: Please edit example config file /usr/local/etc/freshclam.conf ERROR: Can’t open/parse the config file /usr/local/etc/freshclam.conf The reason is, with the default installation, the ‘Example’ variable is […]

Virtual Users And Domains With Postfix, Courier And MySQL (+ SMTP-AUTH, Quota, SpamAssassin, ClamAV) – Part 3

7 Install Amavisd-new, SpamAssassin And ClamAV To install amavisd-new, spamassassin and clamav, run the following command: apt-get install amavisd-new spamassassin clamav clamav-daemon zoo unzip unarj bzip2 You will be asked a few questions: Virus database update method: <– daemon Local database mirror site: <– db.de.clamav.net (Germany; select the mirror that […]

HOWTO: ProFTPD Antivirus using CLAMAV

This howto is about making ProFTPD work with CLAMAV to scan all files uploaded by users using a FTP client. Recently our customers are having real difficulty with Iframe viruses, Php shells and other kind of windows viruses are also a headache always. ClamAV is already working with exim mail […]