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Re: [clamav-users] Clamav is not finding any viruses

From: Steven Morgan <smorgan_at_nospam>
Date: Thu May 08 2014 - 15:14:26 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <>

Hi Thorvald,

You can also check which vendors' AV systems detect viruses on a file at

Also, please submit your virus file to so that we can write a ClamAV
signature for it.


On Thu, May 8, 2014 at 11:01 AM, Thorvald Hallvardsson <> wrote:

> Hi,
> I have got clamav running on the box and recently had a complain from the
> customer saying that he is getting viruses. In fact Clamav is finding
> phishing messages but any virus (besides eicar) is not being found. Tried
> to test it from the command line and it says that the files I'm checking
> are not infected when Kaspersky is picking up viruses
> (Trojan.Win32.Yakes.elfb) but clamav says OK.
> Tried the latest version of clamav also and the same. I have got databases
> up-to-date according to freshclam.
> Can anyone help me ?
> Thank you.
> Regards
> TH
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