McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux

Always-on protection for Linux systems

Always-on, real-time anti-malware protection for Linux environments

McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux uses a unique, Linux-based on-access scanner that constantly monitors your system for potential attacks.

Real-time protection

McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux software delivers always-on, real-time antivirus protection for Linux environments.

Deploy new kernels quickly and easily

Get on-access scanning protection without kernel hooks, saving time and effort when you roll out new Linux distributions.

Block new malware

Heuristic scanning uses behavior-based rules to identify and block new variants of malware without needing to download a signature.

Find and stop threats in archived files

McAfee archive scanning function detects and blocks such threats, providing more complete anti-malware protection.

Industry-leading protection for Linux systems

Ensure cross-platform protection

Block Microsoft Windows malware so it’s not transmitted through the Linux environment.

Save time with automatic updates

Count on automatic security updates from McAfee Labs to ensure the most current Linux antivirus protections are always in place—without requiring a server restart.

Get easy, centralized management

Manage McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux from the McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator console, the first and only scalable tool for managing and enforcing antivirus protection and policies.

System requirements

These are minimum system requirements. Actual requirements will vary depending on the nature of your environment.

Platform Support

Screen Resolution
  • 1024x768 (minimum)
Supported Processors
  • Intel x86 architecture-based processor
  • Intel x64 architecture-based processor that supports Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology (Intel EM64T)
  • AMD x64 architecture-based processor with AMD 64-bit technology
Supported Browsers
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Konqueror
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Safari
  • Google Chrome
Supported Distributions for 32-bit Platforms/64-bit Platforms
  • Red Hat Enterprise 5, 6, and 7
  • SuSE Linux Enterprise Server/Desktop 10, 11, and 12
  • Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 and 11
  • Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, and 14.10
  • CentOS 5, 6, and 7
  • Oracle Linux 5, 6, and 7 (Both Red Hat compatible and Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel)
  • Amazon Linux 3.2 Kernels and above
  • Support for public cloud such as Amazon EC2
  • Supports para-virtualization

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