Installing the standalone (unmanaged) version of SAV for Linux/UNIX

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This article describes how to install the standalone (unmanaged) version of Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux & UNIX version 7 and 9.

Note: For instructions on install the Enterprise Console (managed) version see article 118283.

Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)

Sophos Anti-Virus for Unix
Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux

What To Do

Before you start, ensure that your computers satisfy the system requirements for this product.

You can obtain Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux either by download from the Sophos website or by performing a managed installation from Sophos Enterprise Console.

Download (Standalone Installation)

  1. Log on to your server as root.
  2. Go to the Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux download web page, and download the Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux tarball to a temporary directory.
  3. Follow the instructions in section 2.1.1, 'Install Sophos Anti-Virus' of the Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux Startup guide.

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

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