Updated: clamav-0.94.1-1

Reini Urban rurban@x-ray.at
Wed Nov 12 16:18:00 GMT 2008

The cygwin clamav packages (Clam AntiVirus - GPL anti-virus toolkit)
has been updated to 0.94.1-1

Cygwin packaging fix in libclamav-devel, thanks to Yaakov.
One new feature,"Malware Statistics Gathering."
Malware Statistics Gathering is an optional feature that
has been added to freshclam enabling ClamAV to send summary statistics
to Sourcefire and the ClamAV Research Team. This feature will allow
users to optionally submit statistics to us about what they detect in
the field, which will then be used to determine what types of
malware/viruses are the most detected in the field and in what
geographic area.

Release focus:
Minor feature enhancements

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/
ChangeLog: http://svn.clamav.net/svn/clamav-devel/trunk/ChangeLog

The cygwin clamav package comes in four parts:

clamav:      the executables and binaries
libclamav5:  the shared library since 0.94
libclamav-devel: development resources (headers, static-
              and import libraries)
clamav-db:   the two database files.

Cygwin Package Changes:
* fixed wrong reference to /lib/libbz2.la


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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