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antivirus for uploading files?

Elena Akinfieva

Joined: Sep 21, 2009
Posts: 2

I have a jsp with the option for uploading files to the server, and I am looking for a way to pass the file through some kind of antivirus, does anyone know a plugin, a jar, or some way to do this in java??

Thank you!!!
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42965
Welcome to JavaRanch.

ClamAV is open source, so you should be able to adapt it to your purposes. I'd guess that the commercial packages also offer API and/or server functionality; check their documentation.
Elena Akinfieva

Joined: Sep 21, 2009
Posts: 2
Thank you very much, I think this is what I was looking for!
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