Tool and Usage
Malscan is a tool that sells itself as the robust ClamAV-based malware scanner for web servers. It can use signatures from multiple sources to perform scanning.
Malscan has multiple sources for its malware signatures:
- RFX Networks Signatures
- Metasploit Signatures
- Malscan Signatures
- ClamAV Main Signatures
Detection methods include HEX or MD5 matches, string length (e.g. base64), and MimeType mismatches.
Usage and audience
Malscan is commonly used for malware scan. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.
- + Used language is shell script
- + The source code of this software is available
Author and Maintainers
Malscan is under development by Josh Grancell.
Support operating systems
Malscan is known to work on Linux.
|Latest release||1.5.3 [2015-09-04]|
|Last updated||Sept. 17, 2017|
|Malscan GitHub project|
|Malscan project website|