Manually updating sophos antivirus
For details about how to automatically update your product either centrally or standalone please see the relevant documentation.
If you are updating over an air gap please see Installing and configuring an air gap with Sophos Update Manager If you were using this page and the zip files to work out if your product(s) are up to date then we have an alternative method detailed here The file needed to check status is here: latest_Note that all products use the same security data and as such this information is valid across Windows, Mac, Linux and Unix products.
So if you’re going to install an antivirus on a computer that has a limited Internet connection, do not go for NOD32 and Norman.
Download the file and unzip it to “C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Internet Security”.
F-Secure Virus Definition Databases The F-Secure download page has definition downloads for Windows, Linux and an update for the rescue CD, but you need to download the fsdbupdate9under the “Manual Update Using fsdbupdate: Windows” heading.
Run the executable upon getting it to update Antivirus, Spyware, Spam, Parental control definitions.
Coming to the main topic which is the installation of Sophos Antivirus for Linux.
This is free anti-virus for Linux and also well known.