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Post by Darkwing on 2010-08-12, 15:46

So yeah, seein as I'm kinda new to Ubuntu, what anti-virus software should I have for it?

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Post by Destral on 2010-08-12, 16:21

This looks like a way to get AVG Antivirus to run on Ubuntu.

http://www.ubuntugeek.com/install-avg-antivirus-in-ubuntu-desktop.html

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Post by Silvershadows on 2010-08-12, 17:43

i was under the impression no one writes viruses for linux.
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Post by Philly Homer on 2010-08-12, 18:00

Linux doesn't get viruses OR spyware. You're safe dude.
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Post by rrps700 on 2010-08-12, 18:46

ha ha ha sily man linux can't get virus like macs antivirus is a scam for linux any how go in to synaptic package manger and serch all free and open source
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Post by Silvershadows on 2010-08-12, 20:20

you can get viruses still it's just no one writes them.
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Post by JPB18 on 2010-08-12, 20:45

If you wanna use that pc to check for virus on flashdrives, before putting them in others, then search for ClamAV in the Synaptics...

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