avast! Linux Home Edition 1.3.0 Description:
avast! Linux Home Edition is a freeware graphical software tailored specifically for GNU/Linux operating systems and designed from the ground up to act as a reliable and capable antivirus solution. It promises to keep your computer from unwanted computer viruses, even though they pretty much donít exist for desktop-oriented Linux distributions. Key features include an easy-to-use, straightforward and intuitive graphical user interface that allows users to scan their Home directory, the entire system or a specific folder, support for quickly updating the virus signature database, different scan types (Quick, Standard or Thorough), support for scanning archives, as well as shell script support for common tasks. In addition, the user can set actions for infected files, view detailed information about a virus, store the scan results, and run the scanner from the command-line with STDIN/STDOUT mode. It offers email alerts, automatic and non-incremental updates, which are provided to users on a regular basis, two times a week.