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How can I scan for possible viruses on my Ubuntu system? [duplicate]

I think I may have a virus. How would I go about checking for a virus and how can I protect my computer from any other virus? Please give detailed answer as I'm still learning about Ubuntu.
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How to install ClamAV on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu, so I am not sure how to install ClamAV on my Ubuntu which is version 12.10.
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Installing and accessing Clam AV Antivirus in 12.04 [duplicate]

I have installed Clam AV antivirus for Ubuntu. I read this Ubuntu Forums thread As per the instructions there I ran sudo apt-get install clamav, but the apapplication is not visible in my dashboard. ...
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Install anti virus in Ubuntu14 [duplicate]

I installed latest Ubuntu 14 64 bit kindly suggest me an anti-virus to install compatible with Ubuntu 14 please also explain the steps to install it
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Scanning External Drives for Viruses - Ubuntu [duplicate]

So I recently installed Ubuntu onto one of my Computers and would like to uses it to scan external drives USB and what not for viruses that can affect windows PC. Is there a possible antivirus or ...
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clamav - ERROR: /var/log/clamav/freshclam.log is locked by another process?

I have installed clamav and I want to to update the files that it uses to identify viruses: $ sudo freshclam ERROR: /var/log/clamav/freshclam.log is locked by another process ERROR: Problem with ...
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What antivirus programs are available?

What antivirus programs are available for Ubuntu? We previously used Symantec Endpoint Protection but it does not work in Ubuntu.
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I received a malicious email, how do I make sure I'm safe?

I logged into Gmail and I had an email from Amazon about rating a recent order. I didn't recognize the company, but decided to open the email, then immediately saw it wasn't from Amazon and looked ...
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How to quarantine or delete infected files with ClamAV?

I scanned the home directory using ClamAV which found 13 threats. The list was also displayed, but when I tried to delete or quarantine files, it did not proceed. Any ideas?
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ClamAV: Can't read file ERROR

When running the command today: sudo clamscan -r --detect-pua / > clamscan1.txt I got very many errors going along the lines of these ones (in the txt file): /sys/fs/ecryptfs/version: Can't read ...
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Online virus scanners for linux

Can we scan the drive online to scan and remove the virus files? If there where can i find them? How to scan and remove the virus through online scanners? Thank you!
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ClamAV scan found the virus Html.Exploit.CVE_2016_0108 [closed]

ClamAV Scan found the virus Html.Exploit.CVE_2016_0108 on a .css file. What are the risks? How do I remove the code from the file? Thanks for any help.
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How do I remove the brontok virus that has infected my Ubuntu via Wine?

My laptop runs on Ubuntu and was recently infected with the brontok virus it managed to infect my Ubuntu - through my flash drive - because I have Wine installed. I had used the USB in an infected ...
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How to install the latest clamav?

There is a warning in my country that this trojan infected computers over a news site (The Trojans name is GOZI). I used clamav but it says it is not the latest version. How to install the latest ...
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How do I install Avira?

I'm new to Ubuntu and want detailed guidance on installing Avira. I read the Manual and did all the procedures but eventually the terminal says to me License has expired at 2012-09-12. Warning: No ...

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