Today i saw some news about a new antivirus for linux. Uh? But… Linux didn’t have viruses! What’s this? Ok. Let have a look.. Besides this, we can look at sophos site about linux trojans and worms. A ration of extra paranoia for all of you! ah ah!
Supported Linux Distributions
The following Linux distributions are supported in the default configuration:
Red Hat 9
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
SUSE Linux 9.0
SuSE Linux 8.2
Red Hat 8.0 (samba-2.2.7-5.8.0)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 (samba-2.2.8a-133)
Debian 3.0r1 (“Woody”)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 AS
Flexible and Comprehensive Protection
F-Secure Anti-Virus for Samba Servers detects, cleans, removes, and disinfects viruses from files stored or processed on Samba Servers. The product stops all types of viruses, Linux viruses, Windows viruses, DOS file viruses and macro viruses that infect Microsoft Office files. Multiple virus scanning engines integrated in one product ensure the best possible protection against current and future malware.
Automatic, Real-time Scanning
F-Secure Anti-Virus for Samba Servers intercepts the OPEN and CLOSE requests and scans for malicious content before the clients are allowed to access the files. Scanning prevents viruses from using Samba Servers as propagation points. The product also scans inside archives for malicious content.