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Malware security controls

Control : HRDN-7230

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.

Control : MALW-3280

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.

Control : MALW-3286

This control checks if the ClamAV database is kept up-to-date with the freshclam utility.

Control : MALW-3288

This control checks if ClamXav is installed on Mac OS X