eScan Anti-Virus for Linux Desktop

The Next Generation Anti-Virus Scanning Software for Linux Systems

With the increased popularity of Linux as an alternate operating system for desktops, attacks on Linux based machines has increased. About 90{d1a206c8718f0949469530b34c9357f242f545487cc99fe8f4c722df7d843cae} of the viruses today enter the organizations via Internet and through emails. The only solution is to provide content security or, in a broader sense, on-demand software application that can be launched as and when required. eScan Anti-Virus for Linux desktops answers all the needs. eScan Anti-Virus for Linux Desktops is a reliable virus scanning software that protects your Linux machines from virus and other threats, thus offering you a complete and secure Anti-Virus security solution.

Description

Faster On-Demand Scanner

Faster On-Demand Scanner

On-Demand Scanner leads to faster scans being very light on system resources. It facilitates selected Directory Scan, Local hard disk and Home Directory scanning. It also facilitates Memory Scan. It consists of Command Line and Graphical User Interface (GUI) Scanner.

Heuristic Scanning

Heuristic Scanning

eScan’s sophisticated heuristic scan engine can detect around over 1,20,000 viruses, that are being continuously released and protects the user from zero day threats.

Anti-Virus Status

Anti-Virus Status

eScan Anti-Virus for Linux has a menu that gives important information such as the date of virus signatures were downloaded the eScan Anti-Virus engine version and the total number of virus that can be removed.

Set actions for infected files

Set Actions For Infected Files

When infected files are detected, you can set the action to be taken. The actions that can be preset include renaming the infected file, quarantining it to a special directory, cleaning the file and if that fails, either rename or delete the file, etc.

Another feature is that you can select specific file types for scanning. Different file types like packed, mail databases, archived, plain mail, self-extracting archived files.

Virtual Scanning

Virtual Scanning

The application can scan virtually all types of files including zipped and archived files, hence providing the better protection.

Multiple Preset Actions for Detected Virus

Multiple Preset Actions for Detected Virus

When viruses are detected you can run preset actions like disinfect, delete the infected file, rename it, prompt for users action, etc.

Detects Hidden Virus

Detects Hidden Virus

eScan reads inside the data stream of a file to detect hidden viruses.

Automatic Updates

Automatic Updates

eScan has the facility of automatically downloading updates as per a schedule you can set. This protects your computer from the latest security threats.

Scanning files and directories

Scanning Files And Directories

eScan allows you to select different objects in your system and scans them for viruses. You can select and scan any directory or file, your whole computer, directories in your system and also running process for memory resident viruses.

Download Updates

Download Updates

New viruses appear everyday. Updates are vaccines that detect and remove them. eScan can be configured to download updates from MicroWorld’s free download sites.


System Requirements

eScan for CentOS  CentOS 5.4
eScan for Fedora  Fedora 11 (64 bit)
eScan for RedHat  RHEL 6 | RHEL 5 | RHEL 4
eScan for Suse  openSUSE 11.3 (32 bit)
eScan for Ubuntu  Ubuntu 9.04 | Ubuntu 9.10 | Ubuntu 10.04

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