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    Question Antivirus?

    I would install an antivirus on Linux. I know that this system hasn't problem with virus, but I would be sure that my friends don't receive infected files from me.

    Could you suggest me a software easy to use and automatic, such as Norton for Win?


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    Blackfooted Penguin daark.child's Avatar
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    Apr 2006
    West Yorks
    There isn't anything similar to Norton (I think the win version is rubbish anyway, but thats just a personal opinion) for Linux. You could try AVG for Linux or something like Clamav.

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    you're better off using something like chkrootkit.

    make sure to turn off any services you're not using too! (and/or firewall them)

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    I ever heard rookit hunter. Btw, chkrootkit is a anti-rootkit and also an anti-virus? and what about clamAV? is it also an anti-rootkit?

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