clam anti virus examples

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Examples:

  • To check all files on the computer, displaying the name of each file:

    clamscan -r /

  • To check all files on the computer, but only display infected files and ring a bell when found:

    clamscan -r --bell -i /

  • To scan all files on the computer but only display infected files when found and have this run in the background:

    clamscan -r -i / &

    Note - Display background process's status by running the jobs command.

  • To check files in the all users home directories:

    clamscan -r /home

  • To check files in the USER home directory and move infected files to another folder:

    clamscan -r --move=/home/USER/VIRUS /home/USER

  • To check files in the USER home directory and remove infected files (WARNING: Files are gone.):

    clamscan -r --remove /home/USER

  • To see more options:

    clamscan --help

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