About

ClamAV® is an open source (GPL) anti-virus engine used in a variety of situations including email scanning, web scanning, and end point security. It provides a number of utilities including a flexible and scalable multi-threaded daemon, a command line scanner and an advanced tool for automatic database updates.

Features

  • Command-line scanner
  • Milter interface for sendmail
  • Advanced database updater with support for scripted updates and digital signatures
  • Virus database updated multiple times per day
  • Built-in support for all standard mail file formats
  • Built-in support for various archive formats, including Zip, RAR, Dmg, Tar, Gzip, Bzip2, OLE2, Cabinet, CHM, BinHex, SIS and others
  • Built-in support for ELF executables and Portable Executable files packed with UPX, FSG, Petite, NsPack, wwpack32, MEW, Upack and obfuscated with SUE, Y0da Cryptor and others
  • Built-in support for popular document formats including MS Office and MacOffice files, HTML, Flash, RTF and PDF

Thank You's

ClamAV Team
  • Joel Esler
  • Ben Baker
  • Lilia Gonzalez Medina
  • Mariano Graziano
  • Steve Morgan
  • Chris Marczewski
  • Dave Raynor
  • Christopher McBee
  • Matthew Molyett
  • Mickey Sola
  • Micah Synder
  • Matt Watchinkski
  • Alain Zidouemba
  • Emmanuel Tacheau
  • Xabier Ugarte Pedrero
  • Angel Villegas
  • Jonas Zaddach
ClamAV QA
  • Tom McCourt
Talos Group
ClamAV Web Team
  • Nicholas Herbert
  • Thomas Smallwood
  • Melissa Taylor
  • Nicolette Verbeck
Open Source Team
  • Joel Esler
  • Christine Council
  • Sammi Seaman
  • Tom McCourt
Thank You's

Aeriana, Sheharose Baig, Andreas Cadhalpun, Mike Cathey, Michael Cichosz, Diego d'Ambra, Arnaud Jacques, Anand Moses, Tomasz Papszun, Bill Parker, Robert Scroggins, Sven Strickroth, Trog, Steve Basford, Dennis de Messemacker, Jason Englander, Thomas Lamy, Thomas Masden, Boguslaw Brandys, Anthony Havé, Andreas Faust, Sebastian Andrzej Siewior, Alicia Willet, Keith Jones, Chris Miserva, Daniel J. Luke, Matthew Boedicker, Ningirsu, Michael Pelletier, Anthony Chan, Stephen Welker, Marc Deslauriers, Mark Allan, Jim Morris, Andreas Schulze, Jonas Zaddach, Brandon Perry, Kai Risku, Tomasz Kojm, James Ralston, John Dodson, Yann E. Morin, Dmitry Marakasov, Felix Groebert, Minzhaun Gong, Dimitri Kirchner, Goulven Guiheux, John E. Krokes, Kevin Szkudlapski, Mark Pizzolato, Damien Millescamp, Reinhard Max, Kurt Seifried, Tuomo Soini, Scott Kitterman, Jim Klimov, Curtis Smith, Martin Preen, Lars Hecking, Stuart Henderson, Ismail Paruk, Larry Rosenbaum, Dave Simonson, Joxean Koret, Arkadiusz Miskiewicz, Maarten Broekman, Christian Blichmann, Tom Judge, Kevin Lin, Ian Abbott, Clint Adams, Sergey Y. Afonin, Robert Allerstorfer, Claudio Alonso, Kevin Amorin, Kamil Andrusz, Tayfun Asker, Jean-Edouard Babin, Marc Baudoin, Scott Beck, Rolf Eike Beer, Rene Bellora, Carlo Marcelo Arenas Belon, Joseph Benden, Hilko Bengen, Hank Beatty, Alexandre Biancalana, Patrick Bihan-Faou, Martin Blapp, Dale Blount, Serge van den Boom, Oliver Brandmueller, Igor Brezac, Mike Brudenell, Brian Bruns, Len Budney, Matt Butt, Christopher X. Candreva, Eric I. Lopez Carreon, Ales Casar, Jonathan Chen, Andrey Cherezov, Alex Cherney, Tom G. Christensen, Nicholas Chua, Chris Conn, Christoph Cordes, Ole Craig, Eugene Crosser, Calin A. Culianu, Damien Curtain, Krisztian Czako, Diego d’Ambra, Michael Dankov, Yuri Dario, Maxim Dounin, Alejandro Dubrovsky, James P. Dugal, Magnus Ekdahl, Mehmet Ekiz, Jens Elkner, Fred van Engen, Oden Eriksson, Daniel Fahlgren, Andy Fiddaman, Edison Figueira Junior, David Ford, Martin Forssen, Brian J. France, Free Oscar, Martin Fuxa, Piotr Gackiewicz, Jeremy Garcia, Dean Gaudet, Michel Gaudet, Philippe Gay, Nick Gazaloff, Geoff Gibbs, Luca ’NERvOus’ Gibelli, Scott Gifford, Wieslaw Glod, Stephen Gran, Koryn Grant, Matthew A. Grant, Christophe Grenier, Marek Gutkowski, Jason Haar, Hrvoje Habjanic, Michal Hajduczenia, Jean-Christophe Heger, Martin Heinz, Kevin Heneveld, Anders Herbjornsen, Paul Hoadley, Robert Hogan, Przemyslaw Holowczyc, Thomas W. Holt Jr., James F. Hranicky, Douglas J Hunley, Kurt Huwig, Andy Igoshin, Michal Jaegermann, Christophe Jaillet, Stephane Jeannenot, Per Jessen, Dave Jones, Jesper Juhl, Kamil Kaczkowski, Alex Kah, Stefan Kaltenbrunner, Lloyd Kamara, Stefan Kanthak, Kazuhiko, Jeremy Kitchen, Tomasz Klim, Robbert Kouprie, Martin Kraft, Petr Kristof, Henk Kuipers, Nigel Kukard, Eugene Kurmanin, Dr Andrzej Kurpiel, Mark Kushinsky, Mike Lambert, Stephane Leclerc, Marty Lee, Dennis Leeuw, Martin Lesser, Peter N Lewis, Matt Leyda, James Lick, Jerome Limozin, Mike Loewen, Roger Lucas, David Luyer, Richard Lyons, David S. Madole, Thomas Madsen, Bill Maidment, Joe Maimon, David Majorel, Andrey V. Malyshev, Fukuda Manabu, Stefan Martig, Alexander Marx, Andreas Marx, Chris Masters, Fletcher Mattox, Serhiy V. Matveyev, Brian May, Ken McKittrick, Chris van Meerendonk, Andrey J. Melnikoff, Damian Menscher, Denis De Messemacker, Jasper Metselaar, Ted Mittelstaedt, Mark Mielke, John Miller, Jo Mills, Dustin Mollo, Remi Mommsen, Doug Monroe, Alex S Moore, Tim Morgan, Dirk Mueller, Flinn Mueller, Hendrik Muhs, Simon Munton, Farit Nabiullin, Nemosoft Unv., Wojciech Noworyta, Jorgen Norgaard, Fajar A. Nugraha, Joe Oaks, Washington Odhiambo, Masaki Ogawa, John Ogness, Phil Oleson, Jan Ondrej, Martijn van Oosterhout, OpenAntiVirus Team, Eric Parsonage, Oliver Paukstadt, Christian Pelissier, Rudolph Pereira, Dennis Peterson, Ed Phillips, Andreas Piesk, Dean Plant, Alex Pleiner, Ant La Porte, Jef Poskanzer, Christophe Poujol, Sergei Pronin, Thomas Quinot, Ed Ravin, Robert Rebbun, Brian A. Reiter, Didi Rieder, Pavel V. Rochnyack, Rupert Roesler-Schmidt, David Sanchez, David Santinoli, Vijay Sarvepalli, Martin Schitter, Theo Schlossnagle, Enrico Scholz, Karina Schwarz, Scsi, Dr Matthew J Seaman, Hector M. Rulot Segovia, Omer Faruk Sen, Tuomas Silen, David F. Skoll, Al Smith, Sergey Smitienko, Solar Designer, Joerg Sonnenberger, Michal ’GiM’ Spadlinski, Kevin Spicer, GertJan Spoelman, Ole Stanstrup, Adam Stein, Richard Stevenson, Matt Sullivan, Dr Zbigniew Szewczak, Joe Talbott, Gernot Tenchio, Masahiro Teramoto, Daniel Theodoro, Ryan Thompson, Gianluigi Tiesi, Yar Tikhiy, Andrew Toller, Michael L. Torrie, Trashware, Matthew Trent, Reini Urban, Daniel Mario Vega, Denis Vlasenko, Laurent Wacrenier, Charlie Watts, Florian Weimer, Paul Welsh, Nicklaus Wicker, David Woakes, Troy Wollenslegel, ST Wong, Dale Woolridge, David Wu, Takumi Yamane, Youza Youzovic, Anton Yuzhaninov, Leonid Zeitlin, ZMan Z., Andoni Zubimendi

ClamAV Emeritus

Luca Gibelli, Török Edvin, Tomasz Kojm, Alberto Wu, Nigel Horne

Donors

We've received financial support from: (in alphabetical order)