Lynis Controls - Malware



Security Controls

[HRDN-7230] Presence malware scanner Category  
Malware scanners search for any traces of malware. Regular checks are advised to improve the detection rate, in case of an intrusion of the system. Also the proper implementation can prevent malware from spreading to other systems. One example might be installing a virus scanner on a mail gateway, to protect users. Malware
Cfengine Chef Shell script Puppet Effort Risk
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[MALW-3280] Commercial anti-virus tool Category  
Depending on your requirements, use an anti-virus tool. While open source options are available, some companies or regulations require the usage of a well-tested anti-virus scanner. Malware
Cfengine Chef Shell script Puppet Effort Risk
       
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[MALW-3286] Up-to-date ClamAV database Category  
This control checks if the ClamAV database is kept up-to-date with the freshclam utility. Malware
Cfengine Chef Shell script Puppet Effort Risk
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[MALW-3288] ClamXav for Mac OS X Category  
This control checks if ClamXav is installed on Mac OS X Malware
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