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