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How to - Scan a Windows machine for virus from a Linux machine Nov 13 2006 07:20PM
Ivan Aleman (bonovoxmofo gmail com)

Does anyone know an AV program to scan for viruses on remote machines
(from a Linux machine to several Windows machines on the same LAN), I
am using CLAMAV for my Linux box but haven't found the way to
accomplish the stated above. I've hear about Knoppix and F-Prot but
the Windows machines I would like to scan doesn't have a CD-ROM unit
nor a floppy unit :( so I really need to scan for viruses over the

Each Windows machine have their AV (BitDefender) running and up to
date and Ad-Ware scheduled to run twice a week. Still I would like to
offer more protection by running an AV remotely from a dedicated

Thanking you in advance.

Iván Alemán

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