Virus Scanner

September 11, 2017     0 comments

Use the Virus Scanner interface to scan for viruses and security weaknesses. After you identify a potential security threat, this feature will prompt you to take the appropriate action.

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The ClamAV® Virus Scanner interface scans your cPanel account's services for malicious software. If the ClamAV® Virus Scanner identifies a potential security threat, the system prompts you to perform the appropriate action.

Scan a service

To begin a new scan of a service on your account, perform the following steps:

  1. Select the service to scan.
    • Scan Mail — Scans all of your account's mail folders.
    • Scan Entire Home Directory — Scans your account's home directory.
    • Scan Public FTP Space — Scans all of the folders that you can publicly access through FTP services.
    • Scan Public Web Space — Scans all of the folders that you can publicly access through the web.
  2. Click Scan Now.

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