Next-gen Linux server antivirus
While Linux servers are typically considered more secure against viruses and malware, no device is completely impenetrable. Ensure peace of mind for your Linux systems with our advanced endpoint protection.
Reliable & high-performance security
Linux business security
Keep your Linux systems protected with our lightweight antivirus solution that doesn’t slow you down. Our CommunityIQ technology provides real-time Linux anti-malware protection and speeds up workstations by protecting files on the server, using less power with multicore support.
Scan result outputs
File Server Shield
How does the Linux antivirus work?
Output format of virus scan
Virus definitions update
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Everything you need to know about next-gen antivirus for Linux servers
How do I install and set up my new protection?
The Avast Business Antivirus for Linux servers is installed in two steps:
1) Add the Avast repository to the system repositories.
2) Get the desired packages from the repository.
How do I configure an antivirus scan for Linux OS?
The configuration file format is INI file format, i.e. it consists of KEYWORD = VALUE entries, each on a separate line. Lines beginning with ';' are treated as comments and are ignored. Keys may be grouped into arbitrarily named sections. The section name appears on a line by itself, in square brackets ([ and ]).
Secure business devices with reliable antivirus protection
Our antivirus solutions for Mac, Windows, and Windows servers are now available in Avast Small Business Cybersecurity Solutions. Learn more about how we keep small businesses protected from cyberthreats using our conveniently packaged solutions.