Virus scanners with amavis and fedora

Alex mysqlstudent at
Fri Apr 14 15:00:30 CEST 2017


On Fri, Apr 14, 2017 at 8:53 AM, Dino Edwards
<dino.edwards at> wrote:
> What problem are you having with Macro Viruses and PDF spam?

They're not being caught properly :-)

The clamav filters just aren't updated sufficiently. And sophos is a joke.

I'm interested in getting something like f-secure or another
commercial scanner working in conjunction with sophos and clamav. I've
tried f-secure, and I can't get it configured properly.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: amavis-users [ at] On Behalf Of Alex
> Sent: Thursday, April 13, 2017 8:32 PM
> To: amavis-users at
> Subject: Virus scanners with amavis and fedora
> Hi,
> Does anyone have a current list of virus scanners that work with the current version of amavis and fedora25? Of course clamav works, but are there others? Commercial?
> We've had some success with Sophos, but clamav+sane+malware is far better. I think we need a third to help with the Word macro viruses and PDF spam.
> Thanks,
> Alex

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