Sophos Anti-Virus free command line scanner

Discussion in 'other software & services' started by PaulBB, Aug 10, 2008.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. PaulBB

    PaulBB Registered Member

    Jan 2, 2006
    Sophos Anti-Virus (SAV32CLI) 4.32 August 2008

    Sophos Anti-Virus (SAV32CLI), is a 32 bit free command line scanner used in an emergency as a disinfection utility for Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows 2003. SAV32CLI 4.32 August 2008 includes detection for 470151 viruses, trojans & worms.

    To use the Sophos command line software follow the steps below:
    1) Download SAV32CLI and extract the contents by double clicking the file.
    2) Add the latest IDE (virus definition) files to the folder. These can be downloaded here
    3) Reboot the infected computer and press <F8> when it is starting. In the Windows 2000 Advanced Options Menu select the option Safe Mode with Command Prompt.
    4) Read Scanning Options with SAV32CLI.

    New in this version:
    * The threat detection engine and threat data have been updated.

    Note: See removing malicious files with SAV32CLI for basic information on virus, spyware, Trojan and worm removal with SAV32CLI.


    Source & screenshot:
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.