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Antivirus?

Postby NiksaVel on Fri Mar 16, 2007 3:32 am

Any of you use an antivirus? I find that it's a good thing to rerun it now and than since I usually download a lot of stuff as well as dual boot and run wine...


What I was wondering ... ClamAV or Avast?
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Re: Antivirus?

Postby scorp123 on Fri Mar 16, 2007 4:19 am

NiksaVel wrote:Any of you use an antivirus?
Only on Windows ... But on Linux? Nope.
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Postby NiksaVel on Fri Mar 16, 2007 5:06 am

LOL... just realised that if I run avast... it automatically scans my whole filesystem... INCLUDING everything mounted on it... MEANING - every computer on my network - LOL!!! Though I'm quite sure that's not what they intended, it's not neccessarily a bad thing :) makes home virus scanning simpler :)
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Postby hippy on Fri Mar 16, 2007 5:10 am

I did install avast in Bianca just to see how it went in and ran, and yes as you say NiksaVel it will scan all my mounted partitions
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Postby NiksaVel on Fri Mar 16, 2007 5:13 am

not just that... it just started scaning /home/niksavel/network... in there are all the computers currently on in my home.. it started scanning them too :)
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