HAVP (HTTP Anti Virus Proxy) features:
* HTTP Antivirus proxy
* Multiple scanner support at the same time
* Scans complete incomming traffic
* Nonblocking downloads
* Smooth scanning of dynamic and password protected traffic
* Can used with squid or other proxy
* Parent proxy support
* Transparent proxy support
* Use Clamav (GPL antivirus)
Open up the terminal and type following command to install HAVP:
sudo apt-get install havp
You can look at the detail configuration of HAVP under /etc/havp/havp.config file, most of the settings are fine with the default, finally start HAVP if it didn't start after the installation using following command:
It's ready, by default HAVP listens on port 8080. You can configure your web browser to use the server as a proxy.
Configure Squid to Use HAVP:
Once clamav and HAVP have been setup we need to setup squid to run with HAVP. edit the squid.conf file (/etc/squid/squid.conf) and add the following line
cache_peer 127.0.0.1 parent 8000 0 no-query no-digest no-netdb-exchange default
Finally, we need to start/restart all the services, from command line ..
/etc/init.d/havp startCheck here for quick start squid configuration under Ubuntu system.