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Re: Running AV via SSH? (Was: Re: Bad Antivirus) Feb 04 2013 02:40PM
Rob (synja synfulvisions com)
One step forward, two back?

1. You lose behavior based heuristics and the ability to scan/affect local memory/processes.

2. This requires sharing files that should not be shared even if it is via SSH.

3. Hella network load.

4. The permissions required for a proper scan/fix are a bad idea for a...

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