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ClamAV is a free open-source antivirus engine for detecting trojans, viruses, malware, and other malicious threats. The software can be used on a range of platforms including Windows and UNIX-like operating systems like Linux and BSD. ClamAV supports multiple file formats such as archives, executables, Office documents and PDFs. It’s commonly integrated into mail servers to scan incoming emails for potential security risks before they reach the recipient's inbox. To keep up with emerging threats, ClamAV receives regular signature updates from its developers and community contributors.

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