[clamav-users] Is this an issue to worry about?

Tilman Schmidt tschmidt at cardtech.de
Mon Jan 22 15:15:56 UTC 2018


Am 22.01.2018 um 15:08 schrieb Personal:
> I have a clamscan running once a week as:'clamscan -rv
> --exclude-dir="^/sys" / | grep FOUND >> filename.txt'

You should fix that grep pattern. It's too unspecific.

> I have gotten the following hits back for the last three weeks and
> wondered, if this is something I need to worry about or sould I try and
> delete those files:
> 
> Scanning /usr/share/apache2/error/HTTP_NOT_FOUND.html.var
> /usr/share/apache2/error/HTTP_NOT_FOUND.html.var: OK
> Scanning /wd500/Plex/Christmas/Backup/root
> drive/usr/share/apache2/error/HTTP_NOT_FOUND.html.var
> /wd500/Plex/Christmas/Backup/root
> drive/usr/share/apache2/error/HTTP_NOT_FOUND.html.var: OK

Those aren't hits. Your grep command is erroneously triggering on
filenames containing the string "FOUND".

HTH
Tilman



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