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  • 1.5.3
    871b23c6 · Corrected formatting ·

    Release: September 4, 2015

    Bugfix: Corrected text coloring on the update.sh script to terminate properly Bugfix: Removed some excess text from the Mimescan Updated: All malscan runs now include the current Malscan version and the time that signatures were last updated. Updated: Unified logging files for all scantypes into a single scan log for each scan Feature: Added new -u update functionality, which updates both the core application as well as the signatures

  • 1.5.2

    Version 1.5.2 is a bugfix release, which includes a fix for Mimetype scanning ignoring specifically whitelisted files.

    Bugfix: Corrected a bug with malscan.sh ignoring the files specifically whitelisted in the conf.malscan settings.

  • 1.5.1

    Version 1.5.1 is a bugfix release, which includes fixes for an update-breaking bug as well as several improvements to output text making the process clearer and more concise.

    • Bugfix: Corrected a bug with update.sh causing a fatal error.
    • Updated: Added output identifying when different scan types are starting, for more verbose and informative output.
    • Updated: Incremented the version in malscan.sh
    • Updated: Removed the version information in the comment header in install.sh, added a Since version header instead.
    • Updated: Removed the output text from the freshclam updater, which was getting too messy.
    • Updated: Added a warning in update.sh indicating the now-silent freshclam update portion can take a long time.
  • 1.5.0

    Release: June 1, 2015

    Version 1.5.0 is a major feature release, which includes a substantial number of new features, a new scanning and detection method, and a full installer.

    • Feature: Added automated whitelisting of file trees for known clean files (such as imports from development enviroments or fresh installs)
    • Feature: New Tripwire scanning mode. Identifies any files that have been changed or did not exist from the whitelist reference. Excellent for static sites or minimally changing applications.
    • Feature: New installer.
      • New installer is compatible with and fully tested on CentOS 6, CentOS 7, and Ubuntu 14.04.
      • Installer may work with other 6.x and 7.x RHEL derivatives as well as Ubuntu 12.x, 13.x, 14.x, and 15.x, however these are officially unsupported.
      • If you run into issues with any non-supported Operating Systems, please submit a Github issue so that I can correct it and add that OS to the supported list.
      • Added package installation sanity checking, to ensure everything is set up properly
      • New installer may work with other RHEL derivatives as well as RHEL/CentOS 5
    • Updated: Mimetype scanning to add additional filetypes to the scan.
    • Updated: A substantial number of prompts, both in text and color.
  • 1.4.4
    404b10a3 · Version 1.4.4 Release ·

    Version 1.4.4 is a bugfix and maintenance release that corrects several issues:

    • Bugfix: Corrected an issue with notifications not being sent because there was no way to specify receiving email addresses. Fixed in conf.malscan-blank.
    • Bugfix: Corrected an issue with whitelisting not working properly. It should now function correctly, and is working in test RHEL 6 and CentOS 7 testing environments.
    • Special Note: The changes to conf.malscan-blank will need to be manually added to any active conf.malscan files.
  • 1.4.3
    293a7580 · Another typo fix. ·

    Version 1.4.3 is a bugfix and maintenance release that corrects several issues:

    • Bugfix: Corrected a logging path issue. All log files will now be correctly generated in the 'log' directory inside your chosen path in conf.malscan
    • Bugfix: Corrected the URL for the custom virus definitions
    • Feature: Included freshclam updates within the cron_update.sh script
  • 1.4.2
    015d9ce3 · Version 1.4.2 Release ·

    Version 1.4.2 is a bugfix and maintenance release that corrects several issues:

    • Malware scan not properly using the whitelist. It will now use the whitelist correctly.
    • Removed the version number from the cron_update.sh script
  • 1.4.1

    Version 1.4.1 is a bugfix and maintenance release that addresses an issue with pathing when using malscan and cron_update in a crontab or outside of the malscan directory.

  • 1.4.0
    1789b3c1 · Delete custom.ndb ·

    First public release of Malscan.