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Download of the Day: ClamWin 0.97.1

Open source GPL virus scanner.

| Software News | Posted: Jun 17, 2011 7:40 am

Our Download of the Day today is ClamWin 0.97.1.

 

ClamWin is a Free Antivirus program for Microsoft Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/2003 and Vista. ClamWin Free Antivirus comes with an easy installer and open source code. You may download and use it absolutely free of charge. It features:

 

• High detection rates for viruses and spyware;
• Scanning Scheduler;
• Automatic downloads of regularly updated Virus Database;
• Standalone virus scanner and right-click menu integration to Microsoft Windows Explorer;
• Addin to Microsoft Outlook to remove virus-infected attachments automatically.

 

Please note that ClamWin Free Antivirus does not include an on-access real-time scanner. You need to manually scan a file in order to detect a virus or spyware.

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in Version 0.97.1

 

* This maintenance release updates ClamAV scanning engine and fixes these issues:
- Better detection for encrypted PDF documents
- Improved handling of bytecode signatures
- Other bugfixes and improvements

 

Download Now - TweakTown Download of the Day

 

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