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ClamAV 3.0 for Windows Open Beta
The public beta for ClamAV for Windows 3.0, which includes full
integration of the ClamAV engine into the Immunet Protect product is
now open.  If you are interested in playing with ClamAV for Windows
3.0 please check out the following

The download links are here:

(32 Bit Systems) -
(64 Bit Systems) -

Main feature overview:

 * ClamAV 0.96.5 libraries for real-time scanning and offline scanning
 * Customizable signatures support and signature creation UI
 * Wildcard exclusions - specifically so we can exclude Thunderbird's
 * Unicode bug fixes
 * Bug fix for user's getting in a disconnected state

A few things to remember

Because this is a Beta 1:

 * It is strongly recommended that you test on a VM
 * See and
for any additional known defects.

Things to try out:
1. The SigUI - This allows you to create your own ClamAV signatures
and load them into the engine. Its both a GUI, and a command line
tool.  Documentation is available here :
2. Writing ClamAV signatures documentation is here :

Reporting bugs :

Please report bugs at Remember to
attach a run of the System Diag Tool to help speed up fixing the
problem. (its located in the Program Folder for ClamAV for Windows).
It drops a zip file on the desktop.

Known issues:
1. Binaries are still labeled 2.0
2. Scan history screen contains duplicate entries.

Matthew Watchinski
Sr. Director Vulnerability Research Team (VRT)
Sourcefire, Inc.
Office: 410-423-1928 &&
Please submit your patches to our Bugzilla: