If you use Windows emulators such as Win4Lin or other programs under Linux to run popular windows application, you must use Anti virus to avoid problems.
AVG Anti-Virus is free software for private, non-commercial, single home computer use only. Latest version 7.1.30 runs on Linux 🙂
This anti-Virus software used by millions of users, has introduced a new free version of its software specifically for the Linux desktop.
Sure Linux popularity is growing everyday. It is only a matter of time before the Linux operating system becomes more widely targeted by virus and malware writers. So getting a software protection is must.
Main fetures of software
- Easy to use
- Regular and automatic virus database updates
- Realtime protection of files and e-mails
- Scheduled and manual testing etc
However this software only runs on selected Linux distro [ no support for Debian or Ubuntu Linux 🙁 ] :-
- Mandriva Linux
- RedHat/Fedora Linux
- Suse Linux etc