Install ClamTK 5.09 AntiVirus on Ubuntu 14.04

ClamTk is an open source desktop application that provides users with a graphical user interface for Clam AntiVirus virus scanner application that runs on Linux-based operating systems. ClamTk uses Perl and Gtk libraries and it’s designed to be an easy-to-use, lightweight, on-demand antivirus scanner for Linux systems. It has been ported to Fedora, Debian, RedHat,¬†openSUSE, ALT Linux, Ubuntu, CentOS, Gentoo, Archlinux, Mandriva,¬†PCLinuxOS, Frugalware, FreeBSD, and others


ClamTk changes since 5.08

  • Release proper version for Ubuntu legacy
  • Fix check for updates issue due to change of ClamAV website
  • Add missing proxy code
  • Add the ability to submit files from the results window to be analyzed by Virustotal. This only works with more recent versions of Gtk2 – it does not work with Debian/CentOS, but does with Fedora and newer Ubuntu
  • Add more information on the quarantine directory in the README
  • Minor tweak to improve redrawing of main window
  • Updated language files: English (en_UK), German (de), Uzbek (uz), Chinese (zh_TW), Hebrew (he), Galician (gl), Russian (ru), Finnish (fi), English (en_AU), Malay (ms), French (fr)

Install ClamTK 5.09 on Ubuntu 14.04 & Ubuntu 14.10

sudo apt-get install gdebi


sudo gdebi clamtk_5.09-1_all.deb

How to remove clamtk 5.09

sudo dpkg --purge clamtk
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