On Tue, 2003-09-30 at 03:24, Systems Administrator wrote:
> Incidentally there are some Open Source Virus Scanners out there,
> or Anomy can be used with commercial ones. There's an example file
> somewhere (comes with Anomy, I think) which has examples of how to include
There is a script called "check_for_virus" included in contrib.
> most common virus scanners; that would probably be a good spot to start
> looking for them. The only FOSS one which springs to mind is ClamAV, but
> I know there is also at least one other.
I actually added support for ClamAV to check_for_virus and am using it.
I do have a patch that I've been meaning to send out. Anyway I just put
it on my website: http://www.sirkull.org/patches/anomy-clamav.patch
As for Open Source virus scanners, I'm aware of three: ClamAV,
File::Scan, and OpenAntiVirus (the pattern file hasn't been updated it
in a year, though).