Alfresco Virus Alert

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Alfresco Virus Alert

Alfresco's Module for Enterprise and Community versions to scan documents using every antivirus engine. Verifying documents with ClamAV, Symantec, McAfee, Sophos, [...] using some mechanisms as sending datastream to a TCP port, execute command with parameters, sending to or using ICAP protocol.


- Detection through 4 modes (for command, clamav data stream, http for and ICAP protocol)
- Use of "policies" to scan uploaded and/or read content
- Use of "scheduler" to scan spaces/folders programmatically
- Use of action "scan" in user interfaces (Explorer and Share)
- File exceptions
- Notification by email
- Assignment of "aspects" (subtypes) to classify infections
- ICAP (Internet Content Adaptation Protocol) for scanning many antivirus engines: Symantec, McAfee, Sophos, ...
- Email notify to user and admin in case of infection
- Arquitecture has service: AntivirusService
- For 4.2.x before versions go to 

For direct download releases:  
Alfresco Summit 2013: 

OwnerFernando González

Community 3.2

Community 3.2r 

Community 3.3.x

Community 3.4.x

Community 4.0.x

Community 4.2.x

Enterprise 3.2

Enterprise 3.2r 

Enterprise 3.3.x

Enterprise 3.4.x

Enterprise 4.0.x

Enterprise 4.1.x

Enterprise 4.2.x

License TypeGNU General Public License (GPL)
Project PageGitHub - fegorama/alfviral: Alfresco Virus Alert 
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Tagsantivirus, icap, clamav, symanec, mcafee, sophos, avg, Module,protection
Component TypeAction, Content Model
Extension PointsBehavior, Content Model, Content Policy, Scheduled Job, Web Script, Share Action, Share Web Script, Explorer UI (Obsolete)
ProductsRepository, Share Web Client, Explorer Web Client (Obsolete)
2 Replies
Member II

Re: Alfresco Virus Alert

Does this automatically scan for viruses when a user is uploading from their mobile phone?

Member II

Re: Alfresco Virus Alert

Hi, What is the plan to release it for Community 6.x version?