Install ClamAV antivirus
Install ClamAV antivirus software
Install EPEL repo:
For CentOS 6 32-bit execute command:
rpm -Uvh http://mirror.overthewire.com.au/pub/epel/6/i386/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm
For CentOS 6 64-bit execute command:
rpm -Uvh http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm
Install required packages:
yum install clamav clamd
Start the clamd service and set it to auto-start
chkconfig clamd on
Update ClamAV's signatures:
Note: ClamAV will update automatically, as part of /etc/cron.daily/freshclam.
In this example, we will configure a cronjob to scan the /var/www directory every day. Create cron file:
Configure daily scan
Add the following to the file above. Be sure to change SCAN_DIR to the directory that you want to scan:
/usr/bin/clamscan -i -r $SCAN_DIR >> $LOG_FILE
Give our cron script executable permissions:
chmod +x /etc/cron.daily/man_clamscan
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