free bitdefender worth it?

Greg Matthews gmatt at
Wed Mar 8 17:36:48 GMT 2006

On Wed, 2006-03-08 at 12:27 -0500, Ugo Bellavance wrote:
> Greg Matthews wrote:
> > is the free linux version of bitdefender maintained? I mention this
> > because in a quick test, the latest version failed to detect
> > Worm.SomeFool.P (ClamAV).
> Yes it is worth it.
> Did you check the date of the signatures with
> bdc --info

well, I only see a build date:

# /opt/bdc/bdc --info
BDC/Linux-Console v7.1 (build 2559) (i386) (Jul  6 2005 16:28:53)
Copyright (C) 1996-2004 SOFTWIN SRL. All rights reserved.

Engine signatures: 300785
Scan engines: 13
Archive engines: 39
Unpack engines: 4
Mail engines: 6
System engines: 0


Greg Matthews           01491 692445
Head of UNIX/Linux, iTSS Wallingford

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