Advisory: segmentation fault during scans on AIX platforms

  • Article ID: 116902
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2012


The following message may be seen during a sweep scan on AIX platforms.  A core-dump is generated and the scan does not complete.

Illegal instruction (core dumped)

First seen in

Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux 4.74.0

Operating systems


What To Do

A new virus identity file (keliho-e.ide) has been released which resolves this issue.   This IDE file was published Thu, 16 Feb 2012 14:56 UTC.

Affected customers are advised to update their virus identity files as soon as possible. 

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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