Updated: clamav-0.90-1

Reini Urban rurban@x-ray.at
Sun Feb 25 00:33:00 GMT 2007


The cygwin clamav packages (Clam AntiVirus - GPL anti-virus toolkit) has
been updated to 0.90-1. This is a new upstream release.

"The ClamAV team is proud to announce the long awaited ClamAV 0.90. This 
version introduces lots of new interesting features and marks a big step 
forward in the development of our antivirus engine.

The 0.9x series introduces lots of improvements in terms of detection 
rate and performance, like support for many new packers and decryptors, 
RAR3 and SIS archives, and a new phishing signatures format that proves 
to be very effective."
See more at
http://www.clamav.net/2007/02/14/clamav-090-finally-out-over-90000-signatures-in-the-database/

About:
Clam AntiVirus is an anti-virus toolkit for Unix. The main purpose of
this software is the integration with mail servers (attachment
scanning). The package provides a flexible and scalable multi-threaded
daemon, a commandline scanner, and a tool for automatic updating via
Internet. The programs are based on a shared library distributed with
the Clam AntiVirus package, which you can use in your own software.

See http://freshmeat.net/projects/clamav/

The clamav package comes in three parts:

clamav:      the executables and binaries
libclamav0:  the shared library
libclamav-devel: development resources (headers, static- and import
            libraries)

The experimental phishing code from the Google Summer of Code program 
and Sensory NetworksÂ’ NodalCore card support is not enabled.

Cygwin Package Changes:
fixed AC_HEADER_RESOLV in configure.in
added libgmp3, libcurl3 to requires
added libbz2-devel, libgmp-devel to src reqs
added lndirs for subdir include dirs

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To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.

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