Install ClamAV on CentOS 6

Step 1. First add yum repository your system.

The EPEL repo is enabled by simply installing an RPM. Please use the command below to install the EPEL repository on your CentOS server.

#CentOS 6 – 32-bit

rpm -Uvh http://mirror.overthewire.com.au/pub/epel/6/i386/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm

#CentOS 6 – 64-bit

rpm -Uvh http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm

Step 2. Install required ClamAV packages.

yum install clamav clamd

Step 3. Start the clamd service on system boot. Continue reading “Install ClamAV on CentOS 6” »

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