OT - Multiple Virus Scanners

Stephen Swaney steve.swaney at fsl.com
Tue Aug 15 14:27:22 IST 2006

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info [mailto:mailscanner-
> bounces at lists.mailscanner.info] On Behalf Of Drew Marshall
> Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2006 9:06 AM
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: Re: OT - Multiple Virus Scanners
> On Tue, August 15, 2006 13:39, Glenn Steen wrote:
> > If you run linux (or freebsd) there are at least BitDefender Command
> > line. Sure, it's not as light as ClamAV, but not that bad either (all
> > depends, of course:). And the price is right (free).
> I am not sure it is any more. On my to-do list (A fair way down :-( ) is
> to e-mail and formally ask them but looking at their curent site, I would
> suggest the BitDefender licence would appear to have changed...
> http://www.bitdefender.com/PRODUCT-80-en--BitDefender-Antivirus-Scanner-
> for-Unices.html
> (Check the bottom paragraph)
> Drew

I mentioned a few weeks back that the Download link to the free Linux
version was broken so this is no surprise. 

Anyone using AVG. The Linux file server version is $70 (US) for 5 servers
for 2 years. I didn't see any license restrictions against using on an email
gateway. I'll probably test against ClamAV.


Stephen Swaney
Fort Systems Ltd.
stephen.swaney at fsl.com

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