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May 24, 2006, 12:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"You probably know that viruses pose no immediate danger to Linux, but maybe you want to protect some Windows machines attached to your Linux mail server. I compared a commercial product, Frisk Software's F-Prot, and a free open source product, ClamAV, both running on a Linux server.

"F-Prot consists of three packages for Linux: Antivirus for File Servers, Mail Servers, and Workstations. Each is priced individually, but you get a discount for multiple users. You can download them all free for a 30-day trial period. They support the main Linux distributions, and installation is simple..."

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