antivirus question

mikea mikea at MIKEA.ATH.CX
Thu Oct 30 19:47:56 GMT 2003

On Thu, Oct 30, 2003 at 11:39:59AM -0800, Ian Douglas wrote:
> Of the free antivirus software out there, which do people have the most success
> with?
> I'm not trolling for "product abc sucks" flames or anything like that ;o) Just
> curious which products work the best.
> Hoping to find a free one to work with for a little while. We rarely get any
> virus-based Emails lately since MailScanner drops .pif and .exe files, but I'd
> prefer to use a virusscanner to look at .exe files to let them through if
> they're clean.

I find that clamav works pretty well, which is A Good Thing, since
my employer is so squeaky tight I can't get anything else.

Mike Andrews
mikea at
Tired old sysadmin

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