Setting up the Clamav antivirus
Clamav is an open source antivirus tool. Its basic usage is for detecting viruses, malware, and malicious software on Linux-based machines.
To install Clamav, we need to install the EPEL repository:
$ sudo yum install epel-release
Then we can install Clamav with all its useful tools:
$ sudo yum install clamav-server clamav-data clamav-update clamav-filesystem clamav clamav-scanner-systemd clamav-devel clamav-lib clamav-server-systemd
Before we start configuring, we need to make sure that SELinux will let Clamav work without issues:
$ sudo setsebool -P antivirus_can_scan_system 1
To check whether the option is active, we need to type this:
$ sudo getseboot –a | grep virus
Then we remove the example configuration, ...