[clamav-users] Any way to auto-update Clam engine (freshclam or any other tools)

SCOTT PACKARD Scott.Packard at raytheon.com
Tue Mar 12 09:32:52 EDT 2019



> -----Original Message-----
> From: clamav-users <clamav-users-bounces at lists.clamav.net> On Behalf Of Gary R. Schmidt
> Sent: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 5:42 AM
> To: clamav-users at lists.clamav.net
> Subject: [External] Re: [clamav-users] Any way to auto-update Clam engine (freshclam or any other tools)
> 
> On 12/03/2019 23:23, Scott Kitterman via clamav-users wrote:
> >
> >
> > On March 12, 2019 11:22:05 AM UTC, Matus UHLAR - fantomas via clamav-users <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> wrote:
> >> On 12.03.19 13:58, Sunhux G via clamav-users wrote:
> >>> I'm on Solaris 10 x86 : we disabled compilers as part of our OS
> >> hardening;
> >>> much appreciated if someone can help me make/compile one for our OS.
> >>> So far I can't locate any 0.101.1 for Solaris 10 x86,  only for
> >>> RHEL/Windows.
> >>
> >> it's strange that you disable compiling from source code as part of
> >> hardening, but you are willing to take code compiled by someone else
> >> and run
> >> it locally.
> >>
> >> How do you know that the code doesn't contain backdoor?
> >
> > You are thinking about security.  This seems to be about compliance.  It's only distantly related.
> >
> True.
> 
> Looks more like Standard Auditory Compliance by Incompetence to me (but
> I'm a cynical old BOFH, so much of what goes on these days is
> thinly-disguised incompetence).


See Gene Spafford's latest blog on RSA conference, for more like-minded thoughts.


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